Definitions for hydroelectricˌhaɪ droʊ ɪˈlɛk trɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hy•dro•e•lec•tricˌhaɪ droʊ ɪˈlɛk trɪk(adj.)

  1. pertaining to the generation and distribution of electricity derived from the energy of falling water or any other hydraulic source.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

Origin of hydroelectric:


hy`dro•e•lec•tric′i•ty-ɪ lɛkˈtrɪs ɪ ti, -ˌi lɛk-(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hydroelectric(adj)

    of or relating to or used in the production of electricity by waterpower

    "hydroelectric power"


  1. hydroelectric(Adjective)

    that generates electricity by converting the energy of moving water

  2. hydroelectric(Adjective)

    of or relating to the electricity so produced

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hydroelectric power stations.

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