galvanical

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galvanic or galvanical (ɡælˈvænɪk)
 
adj
1.  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
 
galvanical or galvanical
 
adj
 
gal'vanically or galvanical
 
adv

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