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Volta

Spanish
English

voltaic
ADJ


voltaje
voltage



voltaria
ADJ

fickle
ADJ

voltario
ADJ
inconstant
ADJ

NF
eléctrica, Electricidad
voltage
N

alta tensión
NF
Electricidad
high voltage
N


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English Definitions

N
Italian physicist after whom the volt is named; studied electric currents and invented the voltaic pile (1745-1827)
Volta
N
a river in Ghana that flows south to the Bight of Benin
voltage
N
the rate at which energy is drawn from a source that produces a flow of electricity in a circuit; expressed in volts
voltage
N
the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
voltage divider
N
resistors connected in series across a voltage source; used to obtain a desired fraction of the voltage
voltage drop
N
a decrease in voltage along a conductor through which current is flowing
voltage regulator
N
a transformer whose voltage ratio of transformation can be adjusted
N
a group of Niger-Congo languages spoken primarily in southeastern Mali and northern Ghana
voltaic
pertaining to or producing electric current by chemical action
voltaic battery
N
battery consisting of a number of voltaic cells arranged in series or parallel
voltaic cell
N
an electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energy; cannot be recharged
voltaic pile
N
battery consisting of voltaic cells arranged in series; the earliest electric battery devised by Volta
N
French writer who was the embodiment of 18th century Enlightenment (1694-1778)
in the manner of Voltaire
N
a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Voltaren) that is administered only orally
in the manner of Voltaire
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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