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adjective Electricity.
  1. differing in phase by a quarter of a cycle; two-phase.
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Historical Examples

  • Teyr and her moon Luhin, both in quarter-phase from here, moved steadily apart in the viewers.


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  • The several phases may be entirely independent, and such was the case with the early polyphase Quarter-phase alternators.

British Dictionary definitions for quarter-phase


  1. another term for two-phase
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