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1A measure or coefficient of self-induction in a circuit, usually measured in henries.
- ‘However, it was also wrong, as it completely ignored self-inductance.’
- 1.1 The property of an electric circuit that permits self-induction.
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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.