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volt·age

 (vōl′tĭj)
n.
A measure of the difference in electric potential between two points in space, a material, or an electric circuit, expressed in volts.

voltage

(ˈvəʊltɪdʒ)
n
(General Physics) an electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts

volt•age

(ˈvoʊl tɪdʒ)

n.
electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts.
[1885–90]

volt·age

(vōl′tĭj)
Electromotive force expressed in volts. A current of high voltage is used to transmit electric power over long distances.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.voltage - the rate at which energy is drawn from a source that produces a flow of electricity in a circuitvoltage - the rate at which energy is drawn from a source that produces a flow of electricity in a circuit; expressed in volts
electrical phenomenon - a physical phenomenon involving electricity
2.voltage - the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in voltsvoltage - the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
electrical phenomenon - a physical phenomenon involving electricity
evoked potential - the electrical response of the central nervous system produced by an external stimulus; "he measured evoked potentials with an electroencephalogram"
resting potential - the potential difference between the two sides of the membrane of a nerve cell when the cell is not conducting an impulse
Translations
جُهْدفُلْطِيَّه: جُهْد كَهْرُبائي
napětí
spændingvoltstyrke
pinge
jännite
voltaža
rafspenna
電圧
전압
spänning
แรงดันไฟฟ้าที่มีหน่วยเป็นโวลต์
điện áp

voltage

[ˈvəʊltɪdʒ] Nvoltaje m, tensión f

voltage

[ˈvəʊltɪdʒ] ntension f, voltage m
low voltage → basse tension f
high voltage → haute tension f

voltage

nSpannung f; what voltage is this cable?wie viel Volt hat dieses Kabel?

voltage

[ˈvəʊltɪdʒ] ntensione f, voltaggio
high/low voltage → alta/bassa tensione

volt

(vəult) noun
(often abbreviated to V) the unit used in measuring the force driving electricity through a circuit, or the strength of an electric current.
ˈvoltage (-tidʒ) noun
(a) force measured in volts. Low voltage reduces the current, making the lights burn dimly.

voltage

جُهْد napětí spænding Spannung τάση ηλεκτρικού ρεύματος voltaje jännite tension voltaža voltaggio 電圧 전압 spanning spenning napięcie voltagem напряжение spänning แรงดันไฟฟ้าที่มีหน่วยเป็นโวลต์ voltaj điện áp 电压
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