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faradic

[fuh-rad-ik] /fəˈræd ɪk/
adjective, Electricity
1.
of or relating to a discontinuous, asymmetric, alternating current from the secondary winding of an induction coil.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; < French faradique. See farad, -ic
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faradic

/fəˈrædɪk/
adjective
1.
of or concerned with an intermittent asymmetric alternating current such as that induced in the secondary winding of an induction coil
Word Origin
C19: from French faradique, from Michael Faraday
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