displacement angle

noun

Definition of displacement angle

: angular phase change in the terminal voltage of an alternator when the originally open external circuit is closed upon a load

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“Displacement angle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/displacement%20angle. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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