Definition of low tension in English:

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low tension

(also low voltage)

noun

An electrical potential not large enough to cause injury or damage if diverted.
Example sentences
  • Whether it is a low voltage transformer, high voltage transformer, current transformer, pulse transformer, electric transformer, custom transformer this equipment will be able to check and test it.
  • Output high voltage clamped circuit for low voltage differential swing applications in the case of overload.
  • Bangalore does not even have that saving grace - less than 40 per cent of high tension wires are underground, and as for the low tension wires, a measly 4 per cent!

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Syllabification: low ten·sion

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