Tesla current

noun

Definition of Tesla current

: a high-frequency oscillating current of medium voltage used in therapeutic treatment

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History and Etymology for Tesla current

after Nikola Tesla †1943

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“Tesla current.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tesla%20current. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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