follow current

follow current

[′fäl·ō ‚kə·rənt]
(electricity)
The current at power frequency that passes through a surge diverter or other discharge path after a high-voltage surge has started the discharge.

follow current

The current that flows through a surge arrester to ground, following the passage of discharge current.
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David Lidington, the UK cabinet minister leading the talks process, says the devolved governments "will be required to follow current EU laws for a little bit longer while we work out a new UK approach".
With the launch of our new smaller packaging size Ecolean continues to follow current consumer convenience trends", says Anna Anneras, Marketing Director of Ecolean, "and we know that there is a huge interest in the Middle East, South Asia region for our unique approach - with all the benefits that comes with a truly innovative package format".
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He called on imams to watch and follow current events and remind people to develop the spirit of belonging to the nation and to establish and promote the virtue of good citizenship.
A penalty was imposed on the hospital, on grounds of violation of patients' rights and a failure to follow current legal provisions.
Adults in the United States tend to frequently move from one device or platform to another - television and print newspapers among them - as they follow current events, a survey released on Monday found.
According to Met Office here, western disturbance is affecting upper parts of the country and that a fresh western disturbance would follow current westerly wave.
Author Benny (security, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide) warns that some of his views, especially as they relate to the use of armed security officers, may not follow current trends in the protection of cultural properties.
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In participating "Bring Your Own Device" courses, students use Kindles, iPads, smartphones or other electronic equipment - along with applications such as Twitter and Dropbox - to conduct research during class time, record assignments, store and analyze data, follow current events, or read the classics.
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