choke coil


noun Electricity.

a coil of large inductance that gives relatively large impedance to alternating current.

Nearby words

  1. choiseul,
  2. chokage,
  3. choke,
  4. choke back,
  5. choke chain,
  6. choke collar,
  7. choke off,
  8. choke up,
  9. choke-full,
  10. choke-hold

Origin of choke coil

First recorded in 1905–10

Also called choke.

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British Dictionary definitions for choke coil

choke coil

noun

another name for choke (def. 12)
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