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unipotential

[ yoo-nuh-puh-ten-shuh l ]
/ ˌyu nə pəˈtɛn ʃəl /

adjective

Electricity, Electronics. having uniform electric potential throughout, as a hot cathode (unipotential cathode) indirectly heated by a separate heater circuit so that there is no lateral change of voltage across the cathode due to resistance to a heating current.
Biology. unipotent.

Nearby words

unipolar, unipolar lead, unipolar neuron, uniport, unipotent, unipotential, unique, uniquely, uniramous, unisa, uniseptate

Origin of unipotential

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