polyphase definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or concerning several alternating currents having the same frequency but differ in-phase
    • Of, regarding, or composed of numerous phases of matter
    • Having or creating two or more stages; multiphase.
    • of an electric system that makes use of or yields a couple of alternating voltages of the identical frequency but varying in phase perspective
  • others:
    • In electrical energy, having components of various stage: referring to an alternating-current system by which several currents of equal regularity are used, which vary from the other person in-phase by a definite fraction of a period, as, inside three-phase system, three currents differing by 1 / 3 duration, in a quarter-phase system, two currents differing by one-quarter duration.

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