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shunt-wound

[shuhnt-wound] /ˈʃʌntˈwaʊnd/
adjective, Electricity
1.
noting a motor or a generator that has the field circuit connected in parallel with the armature winding.
Compare series-wound.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
Related forms
shunt winding, noun
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shunt-wound

/ˈʃʌntˌwaʊnd/
adjective
1.
(electrical engineering) (of a motor or generator) having the field and armature circuits connected in parallel Compare series-wound
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