alternating current meaning, alternating current definition | English Cobuild dictionary


alternating current

     ( alternating currents    plural  ) An alternating current is an electric current that continually changes direction as it flows. The abbreviation AC is also used.      n-var  
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fluctuating, interchanging, occurring by turns, oscillating, rotating, seesawing, shifting, swinging, vacillating  

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Eddy current Test
Non destructive test method, abreviation in accordance with norm EN4179 or NAS410
expression used to describe a lost opportunity or something that is unlikely to happen in the current circumstances
c'est ta faute et non celle du courant quand tu tombes dans l'eau
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