[sing-guh l-feyz]

adjective Electricity.

noting or pertaining to a circuit having an alternating current with one phase or with phases differing by 180°.

Origin of single-phase

First recorded in 1895–1900 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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(of a system, circuit, or device) having, generating, or using a single alternating voltage
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