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Dictionary of Electrical Engineering

Commonly used terms in the Electrical industry.

counter-EMF
a voltage developed in an electrical winding by Faraday’s Law that opposes the source voltage, thus limiting the current in the winding.
counter-EMF starter
a type of DC-motor starter that reduces the resistance in the starting circuit as the voltage across the armature rises.