circuit, parallel

Arrangement of electrical devices in which the current divides and travels through two or more paths and then returns through a common path.

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  • circuit — [1] A source of electricity (battery), a resistance unit (headlight, etc.) and wires that form a path for the flow of electricity from the source through the unit and back to the source. The path of electrical current through an electrical system …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • parallel resonant circuit — lygiagretusis virpesių kontūras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. antiresonant circuit; parallel resonant circuit vok. Parallelresonanzkreis, m; Parallelschwingkreis, m rus. контур параллельного резонанса, m; параллельный колебательный… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • circuit antirésonnant — lygiagretusis virpesių kontūras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. antiresonant circuit; parallel resonant circuit vok. Parallelresonanzkreis, m; Parallelschwingkreis, m rus. контур параллельного резонанса, m; параллельный колебательный… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • circuit de résonance parallèle — lygiagretusis virpesių kontūras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. antiresonant circuit; parallel resonant circuit vok. Parallelresonanzkreis, m; Parallelschwingkreis, m rus. контур параллельного резонанса, m; параллельный колебательный… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • circuit résonnant parallèle — lygiagretusis virpesių kontūras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. antiresonant circuit; parallel resonant circuit vok. Parallelresonanzkreis, m; Parallelschwingkreis, m rus. контур параллельного резонанса, m; параллельный колебательный… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • parallel — [par′ə lel΄, par′ələl] adj. [Fr parallèle < L parallelus < Gr parallēlos < para , side by side (see PARA 1) + allēlos, one another < allos, other: see ELSE] 1. extending in the same direction and at the same distance apart at every… …   English World dictionary

  • Circuit — may mean: In science and technology Circuit theory, the theory of accomplishing work by routing electrons, gas, fluids, or other matter through a loop Pneumatic circuit Hydraulic circuit Boolean circuit circuit (computer theory) Integer circuit a …   Wikipedia

  • parallel — I. adjective Etymology: Latin parallelus, from Greek parallēlos, from para beside + allēlōn of one another, from allos…allos one…another, from allos other more at else Date: 1549 1. a. extending in the same direction, everywhere equidistant, and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • parallel circuit — noun a closed circuit in which the current divides into two or more paths before recombining to complete the circuit • Syn: ↑shunt circuit • Hypernyms: ↑closed circuit, ↑loop * * * parallel circuit UK US noun [countable] [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parallel computing — Programming paradigms Agent oriented Automata based Component based Flow based Pipelined Concatenative Concurrent computing …   Wikipedia

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