busbar definition

  • noun:
    • An electrical conductor that carries a large current, especially one that is part of a power distribution system ; typically a thick strip, or a tube, of copper or aluminium.
    • an electrical conductor that produces a typical connection between several circuits.
    • something of conductors, in a power generating-station, by which the effectiveness of all the generators is collected for circulation in to the system, or (in an electrical receiving-station) upon which the ability from generating-station is received for circulation towards apparatus eating it.
    • a power conductor that makes a standard connection between a number of circuits

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