Definition of inductance noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɪnˈdʌktəns//
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈdʌktəns//
[countable, uncountable](physics)
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the characteristic of an electric circuit that causes electricity to flow when there is a change of current in it Word Origin late 19th cent.: from induction + -ance.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inductance