direct current

noun
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of direct current

:an electric current flowing in one direction only and substantially constant in value abbreviation DC

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First Known Use of direct current

1849


DIRECT CURRENT Defined for English Language Learners

direct current

noun

Definition of direct current for English Language Learners

  • : an electric current that is flowing in one direction only


DIRECT CURRENT Defined for Kids

direct current

noun

Definition of direct current for Students

:an electric current flowing in one direction only

Medical Dictionary

direct current

noun

medical Definition of direct current

:an electric current flowing in one direction only and substantially constant in value abbreviation DC


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