Definition of multiphase in English:

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multiphase

Pronunciation: /ˈməltēˌfāz/

adjective

1In, of, or relating to more than one phase.
Example sentences
  • The outer hydration shell of proteins can be considered in this region as a multiphase system at the first approximation, with phases of different ‘freezing points’.
  • It also includes tools to handle complicated multiphase workflows and supports a variety of land development projects.
  • The initiative was established in March 1994 as a multiphase project investigating the effect of the health care environment on the safety and quality of patient care.
1.1(Of an electrical device or circuit) polyphase.
Example sentences
  • The S receiver is driven on the basis of first multiphase clocks and receives strobe signals.
  • The company will be able to design circuits with clock speeds of up to 10 GHz by using the multiphase clock generator.
  • When the generator GN is driven to rotate at a predetermined rotational speed, a counter electromotive force arises in a multiphase phase coil of the generator GN.

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Syllabification: mul·ti·phase

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