Choking coil
Choking coil Choking coil (Elec.) A coil of small resistance and large inductance, used in an alternating-current circuit to impede or throttle the current, or to change its phase; -- called also {reactance coil} or {reactor}, these terms being now preferred in engineering usage. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • choking coil — noun a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating current • Syn: ↑choke, ↑choke coil • Hypernyms: ↑coil • Part Holonyms: ↑circuit, ↑electrical circuit, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • choking coil — droselinė ritė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. choking coil; reactive coil vok. Drosselspule, f rus. дроссельная катушка, f pranc. bobine d’arrêt, f; bobine de choc, f; bobine de self, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • choking coil — /ˈtʃoʊkɪŋ kɔɪl/ (say chohking koyl) noun Electricity → choke (def. 17) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Coil — Winding redirects here. For other uses, see Winding (disambiguation). For other uses, see Coil (disambiguation). A coil is a series of loops. A coiled coil is a structure in which the coil itself is in turn also looping. Contents 1… …   Wikipedia

  • reactance coil — Choking coil Choking coil (Elec.) A coil of small resistance and large inductance, used in an alternating current circuit to impede or throttle the current, or to change its phase; called also {reactance coil} or {reactor}, these terms being now… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Electromagnetic coil — An electromagnetic coil (or simply a coil ) is formed when a conductor (usually a solid copper wire) is wound around a core or form to create an inductor or electromagnet. One loop of wire is usually referred to as a turn , and a coil consists of …   Wikipedia

  • choke coil — noun a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating current • Syn: ↑choke, ↑choking coil • Hypernyms: ↑coil • Part Holonyms: ↑circuit, ↑electrical circuit, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inductance coil — In*duc tance coil (Elec.) A choking coil. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reactance coil — (Elec.) A choking coil. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reactive coil — droselinė ritė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. choking coil; reactive coil vok. Drosselspule, f rus. дроссельная катушка, f pranc. bobine d’arrêt, f; bobine de choc, f; bobine de self, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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