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shunt-wound

shunt-wound
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [shuhnt woond]
    • /ʃʌnt wund/
    • /ʃʌnt wuːnd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [shuhnt woond]
    • /ʃʌnt wund/

Definitions of shunt-wound word

  • adjective shunt-wound noting a motor or a generator that has the field circuit connected in parallel with the armature winding. 1
  • adjective shunt-wound (of a motor or generator) having the field and armature circuits connected in parallel 0
  • adjective shunt-wound A shunt-wound motor or generator has the field and armature circuits connected in parallel. 0

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Origin of shunt-wound

First appearance:

before 1880
One of the 23% newest English words
First recorded in 1880-85

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Parts of speech for Shunt-wound

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

shunt-wound popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 29% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 67% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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