Shunt winding
Shunt winding Shunt winding (Elec.) A winding so arranged as to divide the armature current and lead a portion of it around the field-magnet coils; -- opposed to {series winding}. -- {Shunt"-wound`}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • shunt winding — n. the winding of an electric motor or generator in such a way that the field and armature circuits are connected in parallel shunt wound [shunt′wound΄] adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • shunt winding — n. the winding of an electric motor or generator in such a way that the field and armature circuits are connected in parallel shunt wound [shunt′wound΄] adj …   English World dictionary

  • shunt-winding — shuntˈ winding noun • • • Main Entry: ↑shunt …   Useful english dictionary

  • shunt winding — noun : a winding so arranged as to divide the armature current and lead a portion of it around the field magnet coils opposed to series winding * * * shunt winding, Electricity. a winding of a motor or generator whereby the field magnet coils are …   Useful english dictionary

  • shunt winding — lygiagrečioji apvija statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. parallel winding; shunt winding vok. Nebenschlußwicklung, f; Parallelwicklung, f rus. параллельная обмотка, f pranc. enroulement parallèle, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • shunt winding — A wire coil forming an alternate or bypass circuit through which the current may flow …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Shunt-wound — Shunt winding Shunt winding (Elec.) A winding so arranged as to divide the armature current and lead a portion of it around the field magnet coils; opposed to {series winding}. {Shunt wound }, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shunt-wound — shunt winding. /shunt wownd /, adj. Elect. noting a motor or a generator that has the field circuit connected in parallel with the armature winding. Cf. series wound. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • Winding — Wind ing, n. 1. A turn or turning; a bend; a curve; flexure; meander; as, the windings of a road or stream. [1913 Webster] To nurse the saplings tall, and curl the grove With ringlets quaint, and wanton windings wove. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Winding engine — Winding Wind ing, n. 1. A turn or turning; a bend; a curve; flexure; meander; as, the windings of a road or stream. [1913 Webster] To nurse the saplings tall, and curl the grove With ringlets quaint, and wanton windings wove. Milton. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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