busbar usbar, bus-bar us-bar . an electrical conductor that makes a common connection between several circuits.

Syn: busbar, bus. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • busbar — The main conductor in an electrical system linking all generators and/or batteries and distributing power to all operative branches. It is essentially a metallic bar used to carry a large current and to make common connections between several… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Busbar —   The power conduit of an electric power plant; the starting point of the electric transmission system.   ***   In electric utility operations, a busbar is a conductor that serves as a common connection for two or more circuits. It may be in the… …   Energy terms

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  • busbar — bus bar n. Electricity A conducting bar that carries heavy currents to supply several electric circuits. * * * …   Universalium

  • busbar — noun An electrical conductor that carries a large current, especially one that is part of a power distribution system ; typically a thick strip, or a tube, of copper or aluminium …   Wiktionary

  • busbar — Смотри Шина электрическая …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • busbar — n. bus, electrical channel that makes a shared connection between several circuits; electrical channel for transferring data between parts of a computer (Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • busbar — [ bʌsbα:] noun a system of electrical conductors in a generating or receiving station into which power is fed for distribution …   English new terms dictionary

  • busbar — /ˈbʌsba/ (say busbah) noun 1. an electrical conductor having low resistance connecting several like points in an electrical system, frequently used to supply power to various points. 2. Computers a group of such electrical conductors providing a… …   Australian English dictionary

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