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direct current

noun

Simple Definition of direct current

  • : an electric current that is flowing in one direction only

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of direct current

  1. :  an electric current flowing in one direction only and substantially constant in value —abbreviation DC

1849

First Known Use of direct current

1849


DIRECT CURRENT Defined for Kids

direct current

noun

Definition of direct current for Students

  1. :  an electric current flowing in one direction only




Medical Dictionary

direct current

noun

Medical Definition of direct current

  1. :  an electric current flowing in one direction only and substantially constant in value—abbreviation DC





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