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Voltaic

[vol-tey-ik] /vɒlˈteɪ ɪk/
noun
1.
Gur.
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British Dictionary definitions for voltaics

voltaic

/vɒlˈteɪɪk/
adjective
1.
another word for galvanic (sense 1)

Voltaic

/vɒlˈteɪɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Burkina Faso, formerly known as Upper Volta
2.
denoting, belonging to, or relating to the Gur group of African languages
noun
3.
this group of languages See also Gur
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Word Origin and History for voltaics

voltaic

adj.

1813, designating electricity produced by chemical action, formed in recognition of Italian physicist Alessandro Volta (1745-1827), who perfected a chemical process used in electrical batteries, + -ic.

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