high-current rectifier

high-current rectifier

[′hī ‚kə·rənt ′rek·tə‚fī·ər]
(electronics)
A solid-state device, gas tube, or vacuum tube used to convert alternating to direct current for powering low-impedance loads.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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These increasing newly emerged loads can be found from household applications with low-current rectifiers to metal industries with very high-current rectifiers [13].