ANALOG COMPUTER

a computer that finds the solutions to problems, generally those using numbers, via the use of a physical analogue of the number-related unions depicted within that specific computer's toolbox. Such analogues of computational factors for it being generally the rotating of a shaft or electric volts.

ANALOG COMPUTER: "Analog computers are often thought of as large calculators used for computing a variety of factors, not always, but often of an arithmetic nature."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANALOG COMPUTER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/analog-computer/ (accessed September 22, 2020).
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