# phase angle

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 Noun 1 phase angle - a particular point in the time of a cycle; measured from some arbitrary zero and expressed as an anglephasepoint in time, point - an instant of time; "at that point I had to leave"cycle, round, rhythm - an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; "the never-ending cycle of the seasons"
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Phase angle (PA) value determined by BIA is an indicator of cell membrane damage and body cell mass (Varan et al 2016).
The XiTRON product line includes power analysers, which complement Vitrek's offerings, as well as programmable DC electronic loads, power quality analysers, portable calibration equipment, digital milliohmmeters and phase angle voltmeters.
To create a sensitivity threshold that is accurate while reducing false trips, the operator uses the human machine interface to set up the phase angle, which is the ratio of magnetic to conductive signals in the product.
The phase angle is the angle between the observer and the light source measured from the center of the target.
These instruments provide auxiliary measurement of parameters including inductance, capacitance, dissipation factor, impedance, quality factor, reactance, and phase angle in degrees and radians.
The magnitude of the load busbar voltage is denoted by V and phase angle of the load busbar voltage is denoted by [delta].
The phase angle difference between [V.sub.ES] and [I.sub.SL] is generally controlled to be [+ or -]90[degrees], in order that ES inputs/outputs reactive power only.
The absolute impedance (Z) and phase angle ([theta]) can be calculated according to the impedance vector of the equivalent series circuit, Z = [R.sub.cn] + j[X.sub.cn].
The impedance magnitude, phase angle, real part, and imaginary part varied markedly with the alteration of the ripening state.
The phase angle of a product is the ratio of its magnetic signal and conductive signal --various metals have different amounts of each signal.

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