electrostatic charge

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Noun1.electrostatic charge - the electric charge at rest on the surface of an insulated body (which establishes and adjacent electrostatic field)
electric charge, charge - the quantity of unbalanced electricity in a body (either positive or negative) and construed as an excess or deficiency of electrons; "the battery needed a fresh charge"
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Using the principle of electrostatic charge, LG's system also filters out minute, inhalable particles (up to PM0.3) that can cause respiratory disease.
For this reason, a continuous conductive strip (chimney) on a carbon black basis is required as an additional component in the tread profile to eliminate the electrostatic charge from the tire.
However, the method of delivery is innovative as it utilises an electrostatic charge enabling it to be delivered more quickly and also targeted to hard to reach areas.
Creating a wraparound effect, the electrostatic charge delivers consistent, uniform coverage, irrespective of die complexity.
An electrostatic charge can build up within a liquid, particularly those with low conductivity such as hydrocarbons.
The scientific explanation (and I don't pretend to understand this!) is Hygenall contains ISML molecules with a strong negative electrostatic charge to separate lead oxide and dirt from the skin.
They also change the electrostatic charge so that fibers stand apart from one another and your hair has more visual volume.
The Ultravision[TM] Trocar device from Alesi Surgical Technologies uses a low-energy electrostatic charge to eliminate the surgical smoke generated by cutting instruments during laparoscopic surgery.
Excessive dehydration, on the other hand, will increase the electrostatic charge of the particles.
Cassini scientists figured out that the spokes are made of tiny ice particles that are lifted above the surface of the rings by an electrostatic charge, the way a statically-charged balloon held over a person's head will lift hairs.
* Controls the electrostatic charge applied to the feed on an intermittent basis
With additional features including online air permeability, electrostatic charge capability, gap control calender and multi-width slitting it will produce meltblown and composites to exact customer requirements.

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