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quarter-phase

[kwawr-ter-feyz] /ˈkwɔr tərˌfeɪz/
adjective, Electricity
1.
differing in phase by a quarter of a cycle; two-phase.
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  • Teyr and her moon Luhin, both in quarter-phase from here, moved steadily apart in the viewers.

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  • The several phases may be entirely independent, and such was the case with the early polyphase quarter-phase alternators.

British Dictionary definitions for quarter-phase

quarter-phase

adjective
1.
another term for two-phase
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