- operating or moving in one direction only; not changing direction: a unidirectional flow.
Origin of unidirectional
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Examples from the Web for unidirectional
Two support rods and two cantilever springs were needed in place of the one in unidirectional scarificators.
In some cases the alternating high-tension current is rectified and supplied as a unidirectional current to lamps in series.
- having, moving in, or operating in only one direction
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Word Origin and History for unidirectional
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