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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The physics of electrostatic phenomena.
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(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the branch of physics concerned with static charges and the electrostatic field
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e•lec•tro•stat•ics(ɪˌlɛk trəˈstæt ɪks)
n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of physics dealing with electric phenomena not associated with electricity in motion.
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