noun sus·cep·tance \səˈseptən(t)s\

Definition of susceptance



  1. :  the ratio of the effective current to the effective electromotive force in an alternating-current circuit multiplied by the sine of the phase difference between current and electromotive force

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Origin and Etymology of susceptance

susceptibility + -ance (as in conductance)

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to cast off or become cast off

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