\\ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective
: supplying or supplied with two alternating currents in separate circuits differing in phase usually by a quarter cycle

a two-phase generator

a two-phase motor

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/tooh"fayz"/, adj. Elect.

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twoˈ-phase adjective
(of an electrical circuit, device, etc) employing two phases whose voltages are displaced from one another by ninety electrical degrees
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two-phase «TOO FAYZ», adjective.
Electricity. diphase.

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adj. (of an electric generator, motor, or other device) designed to supply or use simultaneously two separate alternating currents of the same voltage, but with phases differing by half a period

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