Meaning of galvo in English:

galvo

Pronunciation /ˈɡalvəʊ/

nounplural noun galvos

informal
  • 1A galvanometer.

    • ‘the operating parameters of the individual galvos are established through complete self-diagnosis and system check’
    • ‘a galvo scanner is used to guide a focused laser beam over the surface to be processed’
  • 2Australian mass noun Galvanized iron.

    • ‘And I've had to promise to replace the wrecked plastic dustbins with a couple of strong galvo ones.’
    • ‘From verandah sculptures made of galvo to ceramic teapots you never know what you'll find at KI Artworks.’
    • ‘Stewart's pigeon house almost succumbed under a drift six feet high, and half the pigeons escaped where the weight of sand forced an opening in the galvo.’