from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In electricity, the ratio of the resistance of a shunt to that of the main circuit with which it is in parallel. Sometimes the ratio of the current in a shunt to that in the main circuit of which it forms a branch is called the ‘shunt-ratio.’
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