EPEC Glossary

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This is an antenna for wireless connections to a network.
The responsive adjustment of a sense organ, such as the eye, to varying conditions, such as light intensity.
Device intended to provide protection from the effects of arc faults by recognizing characteristics unique to arcing and by functioning to de-energize the circuit when an arc fault is detected.
Electric current that reverses direction at regularly recurring intervals of time.
SI unit for current strength or electrical intensity; 1 ampere equals 1 volt acting through a resistance of 1 ohm; 1 coulumb per second.
American National Standards Institute
Current multiplied by voltage, expressed in volt-amperes.
Fault characterized by an electrical arc through air.
Dangerous condition caused by the release of energy in an electric arc, usually associated with electrical distribution equipment.
Fabricated assembly of insulated conductors in a flexible metallic enclosure.