Manning, Kenneth V. Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania.
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That property of an electric circuit or of two neighboring circuits whereby an electromotive force is induced (by the process of electromagnetic induction) in one of the circuits by a change of current in either of them. The term inductance coil is sometimes used as a synonym for inductor, a device possessing the property of inductance. See also: Electromagnetic induction; Electromotive force (emf); Inductor
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