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 for choking coil
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Choking coil \Choking coil\ (Elec.)
     A coil of small resistance and large inductance, used in an
     alternating-current circuit to impede or throttle the
     current, or to change its phase; -- called also reactance
     coil or reactor, these terms being now preferred in
     engineering usage.
     [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Choky

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  choking coil
      n 1: a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in
           electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate
           alternating current [syn: choke, choke coil, choking

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