Polyphote
Polyphotal Pol`y*pho"tal, Polyphote Pol"y*phote, a. [Poly- + Gr. ?, ?, light.] (Elec.) Pertaining to or designating arc lamps so constructed that more than one can be used on a single circuit. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Polyphotal — Pol y*pho tal, Polyphote Pol y*phote, a. [Poly + Gr. ?, ?, light.] (Elec.) Pertaining to or designating arc lamps so constructed that more than one can be used on a single circuit. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • polyphosphate — noun a salt or ester of polyphosphoric acid (Freq. 6) • Hypernyms: ↑salt * * * |pälē, lə̇+ noun Etymology: poly + phosphate : a salt or ester of a polyphosphoric acid see sodium tripolyphosphate * * * polyphosphate to polyphote: see …   Useful english dictionary

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