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gal·van·ic

 (găl-văn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to direct-current electricity, especially when produced chemically.
2.
a. Having the effect of an electric shock: a galvanic revelation.
b. Produced as if by an electric shock: The new leader had a galvanic effect on our morale.


gal·van′i·cal·ly adv.

galvanic

(ɡælˈvænɪk) or

galvanical

adj
1. (General Physics) Also: voltaic of, producing, or concerned with an electric current, esp a direct current produced chemically: a galvanic cell.
2. informal resembling the effect of an electric shock; convulsive, startling, or energetic: galvanic reflexes.
galˈvanically adv

gal•van•ic

(gælˈvæn ɪk)

adj.
1. pertaining to or produced by galvanism; producing or caused by an electric current.
2. electrifying; stirring: The speech had a galvanic effect on the nation.
[1790–1800; < French galvanique, after Luigi Galvani; see -ic]
gal•van′i•cal•ly, adv.

gal·van·ic

(găl-văn′ĭk)
Relating to electricity that is produced by chemical reaction.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.galvanic - pertaining to or producing electric current by chemical actiongalvanic - pertaining to or producing electric current by chemical action; "a galvanic cell"; "a voltaic (or galvanic) couple"
electricity - a physical phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electrons and protons
2.galvanic - affected by emotion as if by electricity; thrilling; "gave an electric reading of the play"; "the new leader had a galvanic effect on morale"
exciting - creating or arousing excitement; "an exciting account of her trip"
Translations

galvanic

[gælˈvænɪk] ADJgalvánico

galvanic

adj
(Elec) → galvanisch
(fig) movementzuckend; (= stimulating)mitreißend, elektrisierend

galvanic

[gælˈvænɪk] adj (Elec) → galvanico/a (fig) (effect) → galvanizzante

gal·van·ic

a. galvánico-a, rel. al galvanismo;
___ batterybatería;
___ cellcélula ___;
___ currentcorriente ___.
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Each switch is galvanically isolated for safety using Silicon Labs' groundbreaking CMOS-based isolation technology, offering better reliability and performance than legacy optocoupler-based isolation, including high common-mode transient immunity (CMTI) of more than 100 kV/-micros.
Main elements: B) motorola mc68376 microcontroller (32 bit central unit, 16 bit external bus, C) integrated peripherals, Cpu clock frequency: 20mhz), D) 512 words static ram, E) 2mb flash memory, F) 8 kbp spi bus eeprom, G) max693a surveillance circuit, H) ds1302 real-time clock with battery charge control, I) intel 82527 can 2.0b controller, J) galvanically isolated rs232 serial line, K) 2 galvanically isolated (1mbps) can lines, L) 2 analog inputs (0-5v) from the rear rail, M) voltage reference and temperature measurement using lt1019, 8.
Connection to a Windows PC for display and operation with the application software provided is via USB or a galvanically or optically isolated Ethernet connection.
"The ISOVu probing system galvanically isolates differential-voltage measurement, which allows you to make very accurate measurements on extremely high-power switching electronics and in face of high common-mode voltage," he said.
The proposed pulsed magnetic field generator consists of four independent and galvanically insolated high voltage sources, IGBT switch and a planar inductor that generates a magnetic field.
The custom transducer boards are based on two galvanically isolated Hall-effect sensors (LEM LV 25-P and LEM LA 55-P).
Hochez, "Simulation of corrosion product deposit layer growth on bare magnesium galvanically coupled to aluminum," Journal of The Electrochemical Society, vol.
1 (high-rate RPS and microprocessor with programmable PWM, two galvanically separated current sensors, three current controllers) dramatically increases the cost of such AED with excess for AFV range of speed regulation of the motor shaft of the propulsion complex [19, 20] of AFV.
Peak wall-to-battery efficiency data comparison Galvanic Connection BMW i3 @7.2kW [9] p.13 Reference Separate Tank to 48V @2.5 kW Galvanically Isolated Connection Shorter Nested L-L @2 kW Large Pot @2 kW Split Nested L-L @2.6 kW Plugless Power @3.3 kW [9] p.6 estimate Note: Table made from bar graph.
Recently, the integration of GMR sensors into commercial IGBT power modules has been developed for electric motor drives, which can provide nearly lossless galvanically isolated accurate measurements of AC inverter currents [64].
For instance, the ability of zinc to galvanically protect iron is relatively effective in neutral environment but very sensitive to any change of atmospheric acidity [2].
Medical devices and data networks have to be galvanically isolated at such places of use to protect patients from any possible over voltages.