conservation of charge


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conservation of charge

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A principle stating that the total electric charge of an isolated system remains constant regardless of changes within the system.

conservation of charge

n
(General Physics) the principle that the total charge of any isolated system is constant and independent of changes that take place within the system
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Noun1.conservation of charge - the principle that the total electric charge of a system remains constant despite changes inside the system
conservation - (physics) the maintenance of a certain quantities unchanged during chemical reactions or physical transformations
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