parallel circuit

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parallel circuit

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Noun1.parallel circuit - a closed circuit in which the current divides into two or more paths before recombining to complete the circuitparallel circuit - a closed circuit in which the current divides into two or more paths before recombining to complete the circuit
closed circuit, loop - a complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a signal circulates
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