Ruhmkorff coil

[ room-kawrf ]
/ ˈrum kɔrf /

noun Electricity.

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Origin of Ruhmkorff coil

1850–55; named after Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff (1803–77), German physicist, its inventor

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