Origin of heteropolar
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The fundamental “electromotive-force equation” of the heteropolar alternator can now be given a more definite form.
Its application to the multipolar machine is easily followed from fig. 9, which illustrates the heteropolar type of dynamo.
- a less common word for polar (def. 5a)