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e•lec•tri•cal(ɪˈlɛk trɪ kəl)
electric electrical electronic
You use electric in front of nouns to talk about particular machines or devices that use electricity.
You use electrical when you are talking in a more general way about machines, devices, or systems that use or produce electricity. Electrical is typically used in front of nouns such as equipment, appliance, and component.
You also use electrical to talk about people or organizations connected with the production of electricity or electrical goods.
You use electronic to talk about a device that has transistors or silicon chips that control and change the electric current running through the device, or to describe a process or activity using electronic devices.
|Adj.||1.||electrical - relating to or concerned with electricity; "an electrical engineer"; "electrical and mechanical engineering industries"|
|2.||electrical - using or providing or producing or transmitting or operated by electricity; "electric current"; "electric wiring"; "electrical appliances"; "an electrical storm"|
an electrical fault → un fallo (en el sistema) eléctrico
household electrical goods → electrodomésticos mpl
electrical engineering N → electrotecnia f; (at university) → ingeniería f eléctrica
electrical failure N → fallo m eléctrico
electrical fitter N → técnico/a m/f electricista
electrical fittings NPL → accesorios mpl eléctricos
electrical storm N → tormenta f eléctrica
electrical tape N → cinta f aislante
electrical wiring N → instalación f eléctrica