coil choke

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  • thermostatic coil choke — A sensing device mounted on the carburetor that automatically controls the chokebutterfly valve by sensing the heat of the exhaust manifold. Also see choke …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • coil — [1] Metal bands or strands of wire wrapped in a circular fashion. [2] A pulse type transformer for increasing the voltage to fire the spark plugs. Also see booster coil close coils exciter coil field coil four spark ignition coil glow coil high… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • choke coil — choke′ coil n. elm a coil of large inductance that gives relatively large impedance to alternating current • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • choke coil — n. an inductor used to limit or suppress alternating current without stopping direct current …   English World dictionary

  • choke — ► VERB 1) prevent (someone) from breathing by constricting or obstructing the throat or depriving of air. 2) have trouble breathing. 3) (often be choked with) fill (a space) so as to hinder movement. 4) make speechless with strong emotion. ► NOUN …   English terms dictionary

  • choke coil — noun a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating current • Syn: ↑choke, ↑choking coil • Hypernyms: ↑coil • Part Holonyms: ↑circuit, ↑electrical circuit, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Choke (electronics) — For other uses, see Choke (disambiguation). A choke, with two 47mH windings and rated to handle 0.6A A choke is a coil of insulated wire, often wound on a magnetic core, used as a passive inductor which blocks higher frequency alternating current …   Wikipedia

  • Coil — Winding redirects here. For other uses, see Winding (disambiguation). For other uses, see Coil (disambiguation). A coil is a series of loops. A coiled coil is a structure in which the coil itself is in turn also looping. Contents 1… …   Wikipedia

  • choke — chokeable, adj. /chohk/, v., choked, choking, n. v.t. 1. to stop the breath of by squeezing or obstructing the windpipe; strangle; stifle. 2. to stop by or as if by strangling or stifling: The sudden wind choked his words. 3. to stop by filling;… …   Universalium

  • choke — [c]/tʃoʊk / (say chohk) verb (choked, choking) –verb (t) 1. to stop the breath of, by squeezing or obstructing the windpipe; strangle; stifle; suffocate. 2. to stop, as the breath or utterance, by or as by strangling or stifling. 3. to check or… …   Australian English dictionary

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