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overvoltage

(ˈəʊvəˌvəʊltɪdʒ)
n
(Electrical Engineering) a voltage above the normal level
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Protection features include over-voltage, open- and short-circuit protection, and overtemperature protection (OTP) with auto-restart.
Designed without the need for a heatsink, the [micro]Z's are fully protected against over-voltage, under-voltage, over-current, over-heating, and short-circuits.
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