star-connected circuit

star-connected circuit

[′stär kə¦nek·təd ′sər·kət]
(electricity)
Polyphase circuit in which all the current paths within the region that delimits the circuit extend from each of the points of entry of the phase conductors to a common conductor (which may be the neutral conductor).
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