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(Electrical Engineering) the insulated current-carrying coils on a field magnet that produce the magnetic field intensity required to set up the electrical excitation in a generator or motor
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field′ wind`ing(ˈwaɪn dɪŋ)
the electrically conducting circuit, usu. a number of coils wound on individual poles and connected in series, that produces the magnetic field in a motor or generator.
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|Noun||1.||field winding - the electric coil around a field magnet that produces the magneto motive force to set up the flux in an electric machine|
coil - reactor consisting of a spiral of insulated wire that introduces inductance into a circuit
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