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direct current

noun

: an electric current that is flowing in one direction only

Full Definition of DIRECT CURRENT

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

First Known Use of DIRECT CURRENT

1849
DIRECT CURRENT Defined for Kids

direct current

noun

Definition of DIRECT CURRENT for Kids

:  an electric current flowing in one direction only
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direct current

noun

Medical Definition of DIRECT CURRENT

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

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