circular current

circular current

[′sər·kyə·lər ′kər·ənt]
(electricity)
An electric current moving in a circular path.
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In the phenomenon we are considering, the Atlantic is the vase, the Gulf Stream the circular current, and the Sargasso Sea the central point at which the floating bodies unite.
Lenticular clouds form when air fronts of differing temperatures meet and generate a circular current.
The ice formation is believed to have formed naturally in a part of the river where there's a circular current that creates a whirlpool effect, said Tina Radel, the city's marketing and communications manager.
Nevertheless, the horrific figures from Henderson Island put the scale of the world's plastic pollution problem into perspective, when one considers that Henderson is but a minute landmass in a circular current which rotates around an area of ocean about twice the size of Australia.
Almost every magnetic field sensor can be used in circular current transducers.
The generation mechanism and limiting measure of circular current that is occurred in the process of changing tap joint.
This model considers the effects of circular current EMI in paralleled interleaving DC/DC converter which has been neglected by the previous research.
The circular current helps dispose of waste more efficiently at a central drain, and the system requires only about one-eighth the water of a standard hatchery raceway.
The self-inductance of an isolated circular current loop in free space can be found using the fundamental relationship for mutual inductance if the two loops are considered to be overlapping.
The Gulf's strong clockwise circular current, or gyre, means that the nets become stuck in an endless cycle of 'ghost fishing; bringing with it a huge and devastating catch of precious marine life.
This is not easy to do if the eddy has a strong circular current, but it is effective in the calmer center of the eddy.
Funneled into the North Atlantic gyre, a clockwise circular current, they remain at sea for years as they mature.