electrostatic induction

noun

Definition of electrostatic induction

: induction of an electric charge in a conductor due to the proximity of another charged body

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“Electrostatic induction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrostatic%20induction. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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