selector coil

noun

Definition of selector coil

: an electric coil that when energized will attract and hold in place an armature to permit a predetermined movement of a mechanism

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“Selector coil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/selector%20coil. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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