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inductive reactance

noun, Electricity
1.
the opposition of inductance to alternating current, equal to the product of the angular frequency of the current times the self-inductance. Symbol: X L.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15
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  • The spike on the incident edge of the pulse indicates that the transformer has some inductive reactance.

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