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self-induction

[self-in-duhk-shuh n] /ˌsɛlf ɪnˈdʌk ʃən/
noun, Electricity
1.
the process by which an electromotive force is induced in a circuit by a varying current in that circuit.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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British Dictionary definitions for self-induction

self-induction

noun
1.
the production of an electromotive force in a circuit when the magnetic flux linked with the circuit changes as a result of a change in current in the same circuit See also self-inductance Compare mutual induction
Derived Forms
self-inductive, adjective
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