- the production of an electromotive force in one circuit by a change in current in another circuit.
Origin of mutual induction
First recorded in 1860–65
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- The production of an electric potential in a circuit resulting from a change of current in a neighboring circuit. Mutual induction lies behind the operation of transformers.
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