Definition of drum winding in English:

drum winding

noun

  • 1The action or result of winding rope, yarn, etc., round a cylindrical drum.

  • 2Electrical Engineering. An armature winding in which straight conductors are placed on a cylindrical core so as to run lengthways from one end to the other; the action of making such a winding. Contrasted with ring winding.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Manchester Guardian. From drum + winding.

Pronunciation

drum winding

/ˈdrʌm ˌwʌɪndɪŋ/