What did they mean by short circuiting the industries of the city?
The valley must have been some sweet little volcano while that short circuiting was going on.
The short circuiting of the secondary circuit almost entirely annuls the inductance of the primary circuit.
"Short circuiting—escape from a fused gas pipe," Loveland yelled through the noise.
Short circuiting two wires or breaking a wire carrying current may easily ignite inflammable material in the vicinity.
The bell can also be stopped by short circuiting the relay, which can be effected by an ordinary push.
Our plug was short circuiting, the coil was gone plumb crazy, and most of the Atlantic Ocean seemed to be in the carburetor.