induction coil

noun

Definition of induction coil

: an apparatus for obtaining intermittent high voltage that consists of a primary coil through which the direct current flows, an interrupter, and a secondary coil of a larger number of turns in which the high voltage is induced

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Recent Examples on the Web Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021 Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021 Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021 Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021 Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021 Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021 Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021 Inside the charging pad is an induction coil that creates an oscillating electromagnetic field. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 3 May 2021

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First Known Use of induction coil

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Induction coil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/induction%20coil. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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