field coil


Definition of field coil

: a current-bearing coil used to excite a field (as of a generator, motor, or loudspeaker)

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First Known Use of field coil

1877, in the meaning defined above

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“Field coil.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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