single-phase
adjective Date: 1895 of or relating to a circuit energized by a single alternating electromotive force

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  • single-phase — [siŋ′gəlfāz′] adj. powered either by a single AC voltage or current or by several equal AC voltages or currents that are either in phase or out of phase by one half a cycle (180°) …   English World dictionary

  • single-phase — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : of or relating to a circuit energized by a single alternating electromotive force with the currents in the two wires differing in phase by 180 degrees or a half cycle * * * /sing geuhl fayz /, adj. Elect. noting or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • single-phase — sin′gle phase adj. elm of or designating an electrical circuit having an alternating current with one phase • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • single phase — generating a single alternating voltage, powered by a single alternating voltage (Electricity) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • single-phase — /sing geuhl fayz /, adj. Elect. noting or pertaining to a circuit having an alternating current with one phase or with phases differing by 180°. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • single-phase — /ˈsɪŋgəl feɪz/ (say singguhl fayz) adjective denoting or relating to an electrical circuit having an alternating current of one phase …   Australian English dictionary

  • Single-phase —   A generator with a single armature coil, which may have many turns and the alternating current output consists of a succession of cycles …   Energy terms

  • Single-phase electric power — In electrical engineering, single phase electric power refers to the distribution of alternating current electric power using a system in which all the voltages of the supply vary in unison. Single phase distribution is used when loads are mostly …   Wikipedia

  • single phase system — vienfazė sistema statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. one phase system; single phase system vok. Einphasensystem, n rus. однофазная система, f pranc. système monophasé, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • single-phase circuit — vienfazė grandinė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. single phase circuit vok. Einphasenkreis, m rus. однофазная цепь, f pranc. circuit monophasé, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

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