choke coil

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choke coil

n.
A low-resistance inductor coil used to suppress or limit the flow of alternating current without affecting the flow of direct current, as in applications that require conversion of AC to DC.

choke coil

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chokecoil

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(Electronics) another name for choke12

choke′ coil`


n.
a coil of large inductance that gives relatively large impedance to alternating current.
[1905–10]
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Noun1.choke coil - a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating currentchoke coil - a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating current
circuit, electric circuit, electrical circuit - an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow
coil - reactor consisting of a spiral of insulated wire that introduces inductance into a circuit