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series circuitnoun [C]

uk   /ˌsɪə.riːz ˈsɜː.kɪt/  us   /ˌsɪr.iːz ˈsɝː.kɪt/ specialized
a circuit in which the electric current passes through each of the connected parts in turn
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series circuitnoun [C]

 /ˈsɪər·iz ˌsɜr·kət/
physics an electrical circuit in which electricity flows in only one path
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