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voltage

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noun volt·age \ˈvōl-tij\

Simple Definition of voltage

  • : the force of an electrical current that is measured in volts

Full Definition of voltage

  1. 1 :  electric potential or potential difference expressed in volts

  2. 2 :  intensity of feeling

Examples of voltage

  1. We measured the change in voltage across the circuit.



1890

First Known Use of voltage

1890


VOLTAGE Defined for Kids

voltage

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noun volt·age \ˈvōl-tij\

Definition of voltage

  1. :  electric force measured in volts <the voltage of a current>




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voltage

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noun volt·age \ˈvōl-tij\

Medical Definition of voltage

  1. :  electrical potential or potential difference expressed in volts




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