Kirchhoff's current law(redirected from Kirchhoff's circuit laws)
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Kirchhoff's current law[′kərk‚hōfs ′kə·rənt ‚lȯ]
The law that at any given instant the sum of the instantaneous values of all the currents flowing toward a point is equal to the sum of instantaneous values of all the currents flowing away from the point. Also known as Kirchhoff's first law.
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