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

  • adj. Electricity Two-phase.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Differing in phase by a quarter of a cycle; two-phase.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In electricity, pertaining to a system of electrical distribution in which two alternating currents are used which differ in phase by a quarter of a period, so that, at equal intervals of time, first the first current reverses its direction, then the other, then again the first, and so on.


quarter- +‎ phase (Wiktionary)


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