1. an electrical phenomenon whereby an electromotive force (EMF) is generated in a closed circuit by a change in the flow of current
Similar word(s): induction
Definition categories: phenomenon
2. an electrical device (typically a conducting coil) that introduces inductance into a circuit
Similar word(s): inductor
Definition categories: man–made
Sentences with inductance as a noun:
- The power cable itself has enough inductance to disrupt the digital signal of the video output cable, due to poor shielding.
- What is the inductance of that power supply's main inductor?