series parallel

noun

variants or less commonly series multiple
: an arrangement of cells or circuit elements in which groups of two or more in parallel are connected in series

Word History

First Known Use

1894, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of series parallel was in 1894

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“Series parallel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/series%20parallel. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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