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Volta

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biographical name Vol·ta \ˈvōl-tə, ˈväl-, ˈvȯl-\

Definition of Volta

  1. Alessandro (Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio) Conte Volta 1745–1827 Ital. physicist




Volta

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geographical name Vol·ta \ˈväl-tə, ˈvōl-, ˈvȯl-\

Definition of Volta

  1. river W Africa flowing from Lake Volta (reservoir area 3275 sq miles or 8515 square kilometers receiving the Black Volta & White Volta ) in N cen Ghana S into Bight of Benin — see red volta




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