Schering bridge


Sche·​ring bridge
: an alternating-current bridge used to measure the energy loss in dielectrics and to determine the capacitance of condensers compare wheatstone bridge

Word History


after H. Schering, 20th century German engineer, the inventor

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“Schering bridge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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