bucking coil

bucking coil

[′bək·iŋ ‚kȯil]
(electromagnetism)
A coil connected and positioned in such a way that its magnetic field opposes the magnetic field of another coil; for example, the hum-bucking coil of an excited-field loudspeaker.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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