direct electric current


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Noun1.direct electric current - an electric current that flows in one direction steadily
electrical energy, electricity - energy made available by the flow of electric charge through a conductor; "they built a car that runs on electricity"
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The project consists of a photovoltaic solar cells that convert sunlight into direct electric current and inverts which convert the direct electric current to alternating current, in addition to transformers and transmission lines for connecting the plant to the national grid.
Key is electrolysis, which is a method of using a direct electric current to drive a chemical reaction.
The treatment entails placing the hands or feet in a water bath tray filled with tap water through which direct electric current is running.