polyphase

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

poly- +‎ phase

AdjectiveEdit

polyphase (comparative more polyphase, superlative most polyphase)

  1. (electricity) Of, pertaining to, or involving multiple alternating currents that have the same frequency but differ in phase
  2. (physics) Of, pertaining to, or consisting of multiple phases of matter

Derived termsEdit

  • polyphase circuit
  • polyphase coil
  • polyphase matrix
  • polyphase meter
  • polyphase quadrature filter
  • polyphase rectifier
  • polyphase synchronous generator
  • polyphase system
  • polyphase transformer
  • polyphase wattmeter

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Last modified on 8 October 2013, at 18:48