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electrodynamometer

[ih-lek-troh-dahy-nuh-mom-i-ter] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˌdaɪ nəˈmɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Electricity
1.
an instrument that uses the interaction between the magnetic fields produced by the currents in two coils or sets of coils to measure current, voltage, or power.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; electro- + dynamometer
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Examples for electrodynamometer
  • The electrodynamometer instruments usually do not have a permanent magnetic field, but not necessarily so.
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electrodynamometer

/ɪˌlɛktrəʊˌdaɪnəˈmɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
an instrument that uses the interaction of the magnetic fields of two coils to measure electric current, voltage, or power
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