Constant-current transformer

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A transformer designed to maintain the current in the secondary circuit within narrowly defined limits, whatever may be the variations of the impedance of the secondary circuit or the variations of the voltage applied to the primary circuit.

Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities - AISM