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e·lec·tro·stat·ic

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-stăt′ĭk)
adj.
1.
a. Of or relating to electric charges at rest.
b. Produced or caused by such charges.
2. Of or relating to electrostatics.

e·lec′tro·stat′i·cal·ly adv.

electrostatic

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈstætɪk)
adj
1. (General Physics) of, concerned with, producing, or caused by static electricity
2. (General Physics) concerned with electrostatics
eˌlectroˈstatically adv

e•lec•tro•stat•ic

(ɪˌlɛk trəˈstæt ɪk)

adj.
of or pertaining to static electricity or electrostatics.
[1865–70]
e•lec`tro•stat′i•cal•ly, adv.

e·lec·tro·stat·ic

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-stăt′ĭk)
Relating to or caused by electric charges that do not move. See more at static electricity.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.electrostatic - concerned with or producing or caused by static electricity; "an electrostatic generator produces high-voltage static electricity"
Translations

electrostatic

[ɪˌlektrəʊˈstætɪk] ADJelectrostático

electrostatic

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