series-wound

[ seer-eez-wound ]

adjectiveElectricity.
  1. noting a commutator motor in which the field circuit and armature circuit are connected in series.

Origin of series-wound

1
First recorded in 1890–95

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British Dictionary definitions for series-wound

series-wound

/ (ˈsɪəriːzˌwaʊnd, -rɪz-) /


adjective
  1. (of a motor or generator) having the field and armature circuits connected in series: Compare shunt-wound

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