compensating winding

noun

Definition of compensating winding

: a winding embedded in the pole faces of a commutating alternating-current or direct-current machine and connected in series with the armature, the magnetic field of the winding neutralizing the cross-magnetizing field of the armature

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“Compensating winding.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compensating%20winding. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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