Definitions for voltaicvɒlˈteɪ ɪk, voʊl-
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
vol•ta•icvɒlˈteɪ ɪk, voʊl-(adj.)
of or pertaining to electricity or electric currents, esp. when produced by chemical action, as in a cell; galvanic.
Category: Electricity and Magnetism
Origin of voltaic:
1805–15; after A. Volta ; see -ic
a group of Niger-Congo languages spoken primarily in southeastern Mali and northern Ghana
pertaining to or producing electric current by chemical action
"a galvanic cell"; "a voltaic (or galvanic) couple"
of or relating to electricity; galvanic
producing electricity by chemical action
Of or pertaining to Alessandro Volta or his work.
Of or pertaining to Burkina Faso, previously known as Upper Volta
Of or pertaining to Gur languages of Africa, from Niger-Congo family.
of or pertaining to Alessandro Volta, who first devised apparatus for developing electric currents by chemical action, and established this branch of electric science; discovered by Volta; as, voltaic electricity
of or pertaining to voltaism, or voltaic electricity; as, voltaic induction; the voltaic arc
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