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

  • adj. Of, relating to, or being a motor or dynamo in which the armature circuit and the field circuit are connected in series with the external circuit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Noting dynamos or motors wound in series, or so that the wire of the field-magnets forms a part of the armature and exterior circuit. See electric machine, under electric.


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