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adjective Electricity.
  1. not inductive: a noninductive resistance.
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Origin of noninductive

First recorded in 1895–1900; non- + inductive
Related formsnon·in·duc·tive·ly, adverbnon·in·duc·tiv·i·ty, noun
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  • Its non-inductive character subtracts something from its value.

    Man and His Migrations

    R. G. (Robert Gordon) Latham

  • This is called a non-inductive winding and is in reality an example of differential winding.

  • An excellent type of non-inductive resistance is the ordinary carbon-filament incandescent lamp.

  • Between the neutral point of these two non-inductive windings is connected the clearing-out drop circuit.

  • We would say that he had made a coil with “pure resistance” or else that he had made a “non-inductive resistance.”