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- n. An electrical conductor that carries a large current, especially one that is part of a power distribution system ; typically a thick strip, or a tube, of copper or aluminium.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an electrical conductor that makes a common connection between several circuits.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A system of conductors, in an electric generating-station, on which the power of all the generators is collected for distribution into the system, or (in an electric receiving-station) on which the power from the generating-station is received for distribution to the apparatus consuming it.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an electrical conductor that makes a common connection between several circuits
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