brush discharge

noun

: a faintly luminous relatively slow electrical discharge having no spark

Word History

First Known Use

1838, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of brush discharge was in 1838

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“Brush discharge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brush%20discharge. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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