TITLE

triphasic

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2240
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of "triphasic" is presented. It refers to consisting of three phases or stages, said of electric currents.
ACCESSION #
21249465

 

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