electrical energy

Definitions of electrical energy

n energy made available by the flow of electric charge through a conductor

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AC, alternating current, alternating electric current
an electric current that reverses direction sinusoidally
DC, direct current, direct electric current
an electric current that flows in one direction steadily
an electric quantity (voltage or current or field strength) whose modulation represents coded information about the source from which it comes
a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
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energy, free energy
(physics) a thermodynamic quantity equivalent to the capacity of a physical system to do work; the units of energy are joules or ergs

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