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n. circuit breaker

Definition of circuit breaker in English

Protective switch that is designed to prevent the overloading or short-circuiting of an electrical installation, cutting the power supply when a fault occurs.

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n. thermal-magnetic circuit breaker

Definition of thermal-magnetic circuit breaker in English

Protective component of an electrical panel, designed to break an electrical current when it exceeds a maximum level, so as to prevent damage.