differential generator


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differential generator

[‚dif·ə′ren·chəl ′jen·ə‚rād·ər]
(electricity)
A generator whose shunt and series windings are opposed to each other, to limit the maximum current.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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