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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Opposition to the flow of electric current resulting from inductance and capacitance (rather than resistance).

Usage examples (34)
  • These produce an effect known as reactance, which changes as the frequency changes.
  • The degree in which any current is opposed by inductance is termed the reactance of that inductance.
  • 'presence of a group identity', 'reactance' and 'systematic processing'.
  • Current and voltage curves for an inductive reactance for more
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