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Glossary

ENlightning arrester; surge diverter; surge arrester 
device intended to protect the electrical apparatus from high transient overvoltages and to limit the duration and frequently the amplitude of the follow-on current

TC/SC:82Terms     Info     Publications
Published in:IEC 62257-9-1, ed. 1.0 (2008-09) Terms     Info
Reference number:3.14
Source:IEV 811-31-09

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