Series winding

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Series winding (Elec) A winding in which the armature coil and the field-magnet coil are in series with the external circuits; -- opposed to shunt winding.
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Usage

In literature:

Over the roar of the car and the sweep of the wind, then, she caught, or fancied she caught, a series of faint reports.
"The White Moll" by Frank L. Packard
There was a fine breeze, but instead of sailing on a wind, as he might have done, he made a series of tacks, and all were ill.
"Christie Johnstone" by Charles Reade
The complicated organ of hearing is protected by a winding series of minute apartments, in the rock-like portion of the temporal bone.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
These were sheered off from: so that our course was made up of a series of curves and windings in and out.
"Left on Labrador" by Charles Asbury Stephens
A series of hot, dry winds came.
"Desert Conquest" by A. M. Chisholm
It is necessary to remove the top or "series" winding from the field coils.
"Electricity for the farm" by Frederick Irving Anderson
And then began a series of maneuvres in which each fleet contended to deprive each other of the benefit of the wind.
"In Doublet and Hose" by Lucy Foster Madison
Toledo is built on a series of hills above a river, called Tagus, which winds around the base of the city like a natural moat around a fortress.
"Getting to know Spain" by Dee Day
But during the incalculable series of epochs thus implied, there existed an ocean, tides, winds, waves, rain, rivers.
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
During this period we had light, variable winds, attended by a confused, uneasy sea, and one continual series of rains.
"Los Gringos" by H. A. (Henry Agustus) Wise
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In news:

The winds of change are whipping through the ARCA Series in recent years with an onslaught of young talent, but veteran Frank Kimmel continues to fight that change every lap of the way.
Veteran actor David Jason will hand animator Cosgrove the Special Award in recognition of his work on shows for youngsters, which have included classic series The Wind In The Willows and Danger Mouse.
To tout its mobile and international shipping solutions for small business owners, FedEx launched a series of infomercials starring character film actor Fred Willard, of Anchorman, A Mighty Wind and Best in Show fame.
As the Treasury Department accelerates the wind down of the Troubled Asset Relief Program through a series of auctions, one cohort of fund recipients is not feeling the pressure.
Elite Series winds down to Potomac River .
For as beloved or well-watched as any TV series gets, it's easy to wind up mired in controversy.
The WX Series is the only weather monitoring system to offer true and apparent wind speed and direction in one housing, without the need for additional sensors.
Ferrari plan to shut down and recalibrate their ageing Formula One wind tunnel after blaming it for a series of failed updates this season.
Trees snapped down Monday on Highway 26 as northwest Oregon faced a series of storms with winds up to 100 miles per hour.
OXFORD TOWN – This Sunday's (June 27) Summer Sunset Series concert featuring the Germantown Symphony directed by Ron Vernon is expected to wind down the event in classic, laid-back fashion with plenty of folks in attendance.
SAN FRANCISCO The second in a series of storms slammed Northern California on Friday as heavy rain and strong winds knocked out power, tied up traffic and caused flooding along some stretches.
The second in a series of storms slammed Northern California on Friday as heavy rain and strong winds knocked out power, tied up traffic and caused flooding along some stretches.
SAN FRANCISCO — The second in a series of storms slammed Northern California on Friday as heavy rain and strong winds knocked out power, tied up traffic and caused flooding along some stretches.
Hayao Miyazaki's Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind screens this week in the Film Center's Studio Ghibli series.
The next in a series of Pacific storms is bringing more snow and blowing snow to northwest Colorado as high winds battered the Front Range.
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In science:

During this period the wind was calm (< 5 m/s) and temperature changes of 15 C were encountered. A later 5 day series in mid June gave RMS errors from 22-26 µm with temperature variation up to 20 C, wind speeds up to 10 m/s and periods of full sunshine.
Evaluation of the ALMA Prototype Antennas
At this phase of heliospheric research, in lack of sufficiently long time series of measurements of solar wind spee d and density, and of the solar EUV output, substitute idealized models of evolution of these parameters had to be used.
Neutral interstellar hydrogen in the inner heliosphere under influence of wavelength-dependent solar radiation pressure
Fig. 12 Left panel: the profile of reduced entropy, S/T , for a series of SPH GADGET runs of one cluster and three groups, including cooling, star formation and feedback from galactic winds.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
Like other wind instruments, the sound that the larynx produces is a harmonic series, consisting of a fundamental tone accompanies by harmonic overtones.
Music in Terms of Science
Zarka, 2003, Limits on the magnetosphere/stellar wind interactions for the extrasolar planet about Tau Bootes, in Scientific Frontiers in Research on Extrasolar Planets, ASP Conference Series, vol. 294 Franck, S., K.
Motivation and possibilities of affordable low-frequency radio interferometry in space
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