TITLE

# series

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1977
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "series" is presented. It refers to the way in which objects are arranged in succession. It also refers to the mode of arranging electric batteries or circuits by connecting them successively end to end to form a single path for the current.
ACCESSION #
21245382

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