grounding transformer

grounding transformer

[′grau̇nd·iŋ tranz‚fȯr·mər]
(electricity)
Transformer intended primarily for the purpose of providing a neutral point for grounding purposes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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