Definition of triboelectricity
: a charge of electricity generated by friction (as by rubbing glass with silk)
triboelectricplay \-ˈlek-trik\ adjective
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Triboelectricity is unpredictable, but engineers in the last few years have been creating innovative ways to capture its potential, ranging from electrodes in car tires to wood boards that create static when stepped on.
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