multiplying coil


: a resistor connected in parallel with an ammeter or in series with a voltmeter and so adjusted that the readings of the instrument must be multiplied in a fixed ratio (as 10: 1) to give the correct value

called also multiplier

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“Multiplying coil.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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