single-ended

[ sing-guh l-en-did ]
/ ˈsɪŋ gəlˈɛn dɪd /
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adjective

(of a boiler) fired from one end only.
Electricity. (of a circuit or transmission line) unbalanced, as when one part of a circuit is grounded.

Nearby words

  1. single-cut,
  2. single-cut file,
  3. single-decker,
  4. single-digit,
  5. single-end,
  6. single-family,
  7. single-foot,
  8. single-hand,
  9. single-handed,
  10. single-handedly

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Examples from the Web for single-ended

  • The single-ended cutter c forms a shallow circular recess or seat in the raised pad which surrounds the opening.

    Turning and Boring|Franklin D. Jones


British Dictionary definitions for single-ended

single-ended

adjective

electronics (of an amplifier) having one side of the input and one side of the output connected to earth: used for an unbalanced signal
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