grid transformer


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grid transformer

[′grid tranz‚fōr·mər]
(electronics)
Transformer to supply an alternating voltage to a grid circuit or circuits.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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