a.1.Producing electro-motion; producing, or tending to produce, electricity or an electric current; causing electrical action or effects.
Electro-motive force
(Physics) the force which produces, or tends to produce, electricity, or an electric current; sometimes used to express the degree of electrification as equivalent to potential, or more properly difference of potential.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It still is and, in my view, will continue to be."(21) During the next six years Electro-Motive introduced a successful high-horsepower freight diesel, and wartime demand outstripped the production capabilities of all diesel locomotive producers.
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Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), a North American company, has delivered 25 freight locomotives to Saudi Railway Company (SAR) which will be used in transporting minerals on the upcoming North-South line.
Egypt-based Aman Trading and Engineering (AT&E), said it has signed an agreement with Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), a North American company, to provide products and service support to the Egyptian National Railways (ENR).
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