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dynamic electricity


a flow of electric charge


phenomenon noun (natural phenomena)


dynamic electricities

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Princeton WordNet

Definition references  (+images)


Electric current

a flow of electric charge. Electric charge flows when there is voltage present across a conductor. In electric circuits this charge is often carried by moving electrons in a wire. It can also be carried by ions in an electrolyte, or by both ions and ... (45 of 4299 words, 4 images)

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Macmillan British Dictionary:

current electricity [uncountable, physics]

electricity that flows from one place to another (8 of 39 words)


Britannica Encyclopedia:

electricity [physics]

phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electric charges. Electric charge is a fundamental property of matter and is borne by elementary ... (21 of 751 words, 28 images)


New World Dictionary:


a property of certain fundamental particles of all matter, as electrons ... | an electric current ; an electric charge | the branch of physics dealing ... (24 of 114 words, 5 definitions, pronunciation, 1 image)


Collins Dictionary:

electricity | elec | leccy [British, informal, synonym] | electrical power [synonym] | electric [sense-specific]

any phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electrons, ions, or other charged particles | the science concerned with electricity | an electric ... (20 of 524 words, 6 definitions, 10 usage examples, pronunciations)



electricity | electricities [plural]

A property of amber and certain other substances to attract lightweight material when rubbed, or the cause of this property; ... | The study of such energy; the branch of science dealing with electrical phenomena. | A feeling of excitement; a thrill. |... (40 of 157 words, 4 definitions, 7 usage examples, pronunciations)



electricity | electricities [plural]

a fundamental form of energy observable in positive and negative forms that ... | a science that deals with the phenomena and laws of electricity | ... (24 of 120 words, 3 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)


Oxford Dictionary:

electricity | leccy [British, informal]

a form of energy resulting from the existence of charged particles (such as ... | the supply of electric current to a building for heating, lighting, ... (25 of 97 words, 3 definitions, 3 usage examples, pronunciation)


Columbia Encyclopedia:

electricity | electric current

class of phenomena arising from the existence of charge. The basic unit of charge is that on the proton or electron--the proton's charge is designated ... (26 of 93 words)


American Heritage Dictionary:


The physical phenomena arising from the behavior of electrons and protons ... | The physical science of such phenomena. | Electric current used or ... (22 of 55 words, 4 definitions, pronunciation)


Cambridge Dictionary:


a form of energy, produced in several ways, which provides power to devices that create light, heat, etc (18 of 36 words, 4 usage examples, pronunciations)


Random House Dictionary:

electricity | electric charge [sense-specific] | electric current [sense-specific]

"electric charge" | "electric current" | the science dealing with electric charges and currents. | a state or feeling of excitement, anticipation, ... (19 of 33 words, 4 definitions, pronunciation)


Encarta Dictionary:


a fundamental form of kinetic or potential energy created by the free or ... | electric current, especially when used as a source of power | a feeling ... (26 of 70 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

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