adjective Electricity.
of or pertaining to static electricity.

1865–70; electro- + static

electrostatically, adverb
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electrostatic (ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈstætɪk)
1.  of, concerned with, producing, or caused by static electricity
2.  concerned with electrostatics

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electrostatic   (ĭ-lěk'trō-stāt'ĭk)  Pronunciation Key 
Relating to or caused by electric charges that are not in motion. Compare electrodynamic.
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Example sentences
It's then linked to an electrostatic polymer-basically a piece of flexible plastic that expands or contracts via voltage change.
Machine which produce a lot of paper dust should have electrostatic collectors.
Electrostatic stabilization is based on the mutual repulsion of like electrical charges.
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