Varley loop

noun
Var·​ley loop | \ ˈvärlē- \

Definition of Varley loop

: a bridge circuit in wire line work to determine the distance to a fault on the line

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History and Etymology for Varley loop

after C. F. Varley †1883 English electrical engineer

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“Varley loop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Varley%20loop. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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