series-wound

series-wound

[seer-eez-wound]
adjective Electricity.
noting a commutator motor in which the field circuit and armature circuit are connected in series.
Compare shunt-wound.


Origin:
1890–95

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series-wound (ˈsɪəriːzˌwaʊnd, -rɪz-)
 
adj
Compare shunt-wound (of a motor or generator) having the field and armature circuits connected in series

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