Definition of induction coil in English:

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induction coil


A coil for generating intermittent high voltage from a direct current.
Example sentences
  • In 1891 he invented the Tesla Coil, an induction coil which he used to develop electrical pulses of millions of volts.
  • An induction coil is wound around at least one of the poles and located on an end of the pole.
  • Pacemaker batteries can usually be recharged via an induction coil outside the skin so no further surgery is required.

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