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compound-wound

[kom-pound-wound]
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adjective Electricity.
  1. noting an electric device in which part of the field circuit is in parallel with the armature circuit and part is in series with it.
Related formscompound winding [wahyn-ding] /ˈwaɪn dɪŋ/, noun
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  • Sometimes they are compound-wound, but compounding is less important in telephone generators than in some other uses.

    Cyclopedia of Telephony and Telegraphy, Vol. 2

    Kempster Miller