brush discharge

noun

Definition of brush discharge

: a faintly luminous relatively slow electrical discharge having no spark

First Known Use of brush discharge

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Brush discharge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brush%20discharge. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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