current transformer

noun

Definition of current transformer

: a transformer whose primary carries the whole of an alternating current to be measured or controlled and whose secondary is connected to a measuring or control device

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“Current transformer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/current%20transformer. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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