Ballasts Meaning

There are 6 meaning(s) for word Ballasts

Meaning 1 : a resistor inserted into a circuit to compensate for changes (as those arising from temperature fluctuations)

    Synonyms : ballast resistor,  barretter
Meaning 2 : an electrical device for starting and regulating fluorescent and discharge lamps

    Synonyms : light ballast
Meaning 3 : an attribute that tends to give stability in character and morals; something that steadies the mind or feelings

Meaning 4 : any heavy material used to stabilize a ship or airship

Meaning 5 : coarse gravel laid to form a bed for streets and railroads

Meaning 6 : make steady with a ballast