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Glossary

EN bypass diode  
diode connected across one or more cells in the forward current direction to allow the module current to bypass shaded or broken cells to prevent hot spot or hot cell damage resulting from the reverse voltage biasing from the other cells in that module

TC/SC:82Terms     Info     Publications
Published in:IEC 62257-1, ed. 3.0 (2015-10) Terms     Info
Reference number:A.7

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