delta connection


noun Electricity.

the series connection of three elements in a three-phase circuit forming a triangle.

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Origin of delta connection

First recorded in 1900–05

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British Dictionary definitions for delta connection

delta connection

noun

a connection used in a three-phase electrical system in which three elements in series form a triangle, the supply being input and output at the three junctionsCompare star connection
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