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spark coil

noun, Electricity
1.
a coil of many turns of insulated wire on an iron core, used for producing sparks.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900
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British Dictionary definitions for spark-coil

spark coil

noun
1.
an induction coil used to produce spark discharges
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spark coil  
An induction coil used to induce sparks in the spark plugs of an internal combustion engine. See more at induction coil.
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