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Definition of "series-wound" [series-wound]

  • Of, relating to, or being a motor or dynamo in which the armature circuit and the field circuit are connected in series with the external circuit. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "series-wound" in a sentence
  • "Why is a series-wound motor not suitable for driving a drilling machine?"
  • "As a drive motor for vehicles, the series-wound motor is particularly suitable."
  • "The speeds are plotted as abscissae, and the electrical work absorbed in watts divided by 746 as ordinates; then with a series-wound motor we obtain the curve, EE."
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