trunk feeder

trunk feeder

[′trəŋk ‚fēd·ər]
(electricity)
An electric power transmission line that connects two generating stations, or a generating station and an important substation, or two electrical distribution networks.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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However, to increase system reliability, it was determined that it would be prudent to install a new trunk feeder crossing at a different location.