Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Fitted with or involving the use of two threads or wires.

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  • adj. Having two wires, threads or filaments

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Two-threaded; involving the use of two threads.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Two-threaded; having two threads.
  • n. A micrometer fitted with two threads.
  • n. An electric circuit doubled back upon itself so that the conductor is closely adjacent to the return-conductor and the inductance of the circuit is thereby reduced to a minimum.

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  • adj. having or using two filaments

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Examples

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  • One of these, given by a horizontal pendulum at Rocca di Papa near Rome, is reproduced in Fig. 71; while the curve of the bifilar pendulum at

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  • Two coils that resonant at the same frequency tend to exchange energy efficiently and by winding them in a bifilar manner increase this efficiency a lot more.

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  • Italy passed, the tale was taken up by magnetographs at Potsdam and Wilhelmshaven, Pawlovsk (near St. Petersburg), Copenhagen, Utrecht, and Parc St. Maur (near Paris); by horizontal pendulums at St.assburg and Shide (in the Isle of Wight), and by a bifilar pendulum at Edinburgh.

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  • a bifilar manner increase this efficiency a lot more.

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  • HEATH, T. -- "Note on the Calcutta Earthquake (June 12th, 1897) as recorded by the bifilar pendulum at the Edinburgh Royal

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  • It is said to accomplish this through back to back, dual "neodymium magnets and bifilar, 1" dual voice coils. "

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