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Dictionary entry overview: What does electrical shunt mean?
• ELECTRICAL SHUNT (noun)
The noun ELECTRICAL SHUNT has 1 sense:
1. a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current
Familiarity information: ELECTRICAL SHUNT used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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A conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current
Nouns denoting man-made objects
Hypernyms ("electrical shunt" is a kind of...):
conductor (a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.)
Holonyms ("electrical shunt" is a part of...):
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