susceptance

/səˈsɛptəns/ (say suh'septuhns)

noun
the ratio of the reactance to the square of the impedance in an alternating-current circuit.
{suscept(ibility) + -ance}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • susceptance — [sə sep′təns] n. [< SUSCEPTIBILITY + ANCE] Elec. a component of admittance, measured in siemens: it is the reciprocal of reactance …   English World dictionary

  • Susceptance — In electrical engineering, the susceptance ( B ) is the imaginary part of the admittance. In SI units, the susceptance is measured in siemens. Oliver Heaviside first defined this property, which he called permittance , in June… …   Wikipedia

  • Susceptance — La susceptance, notée B, est la partie imaginaire de l admittance. Elle est mesurée en siemens. On utilisait depuis 1887 le terme permittance, aujourd hui obsolète. On a la relation : Avec : Y l admittance, en S ; G la conductance …   Wikipédia en Français

  • susceptance — reaktyvusis laidis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. susceptance vok. Blindleitwert, m; Suszeptanz, f rus. реактивная проводимость, f pranc. admittance imaginaire, f; susceptance, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • susceptance — reaktyvusis laidis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Kompleksinio elektrinio laidžio menamoji dalis. atitikmenys: angl. susceptance vok. Suszeptanz, f rus. реактивная проницаемость, f pranc. susceptance, f …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • susceptance — reaktyvusis laidis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. susceptance vok. Blindleitwert, m; Suszeptanz, f rus. реактивная проводимость, f pranc. susceptance, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • susceptance — /seuh sep teuhns/, n. Elect. the imaginary component of admittance, equal to the quotient of the negative of the reactance divided by the sum of the squares of the reactance and resistance. Symbol: B [1905 10; SUSCEPT(IBILITY) + ANCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • susceptance — noun the imaginary component of the admittance of an alternating current circuit …   Wiktionary

  • susceptance — sus·cep·tance …   English syllables

  • susceptance — sus•cep•tance [[t]səˈsɛp təns[/t]] n. elm (in electricity) the imaginary component of admittance, equal to the quotient of the negative of the reactance divided by the sum of the squares of the reactance and resistance • Etymology: 1905–10;… …   From formal English to slang

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