neutral conductor



  • A conductor connected to one or more neutral points of a circuit.
  • In a two-wire circuit, the conductor which completes the mains path, and which is grounded at the supply end.
  • In a polyphase circuit or single-phase three-wire circuit, a conductor whose potential and phase are meant to be intermediate between that of the other conductors.
  • synonymneutral line
  • synonymneutral wire