English-Swedish translation of electricity

Translation of the word electricity from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

electricity in Swedish

generalnoun elektricitet [u]
Synonyms for electricity
Derived terms of electricity
Examples with translation
This machine works by electricity.
Lightbulbs consume electricity.
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Definitions of electricity
1. electricity - a physical phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electrons and protons
  physical phenomenon a natural phenomenon involving the physical properties of matter and energy
  galvanism electricity produced by chemical action
  hydroelectricity electricity produced by water power
  photoelectricity electricity generated by light or affected by light
  piezo effect, piezoelectric effect, piezoelectricity electricity produced by mechanical pressure on certain crystals (notably quartz or Rochelle salt); alternatively, electrostatic stress produces a change in the linear dimensions of the crystal
  static electricity electricity produced by friction
  current electricity, dynamic electricity a flow of electric charge
  thermoelectricity electricity produced by heat (as in a thermocouple)
2. electricity - energy made available by the flow of electric charge through a conductor; "they built a car that runs on electricity"
  free energy, energy an imaginative lively style (especially style of writing); "his writing conveys great energy"; "a remarkable muscularity of style"
  alternating current, alternating electric current, ac an electric current that reverses direction sinusoidally; "In the US most household current is AC at 60 cycles per second"
  direct current, direct electric current, dc an electric current that flows in one direction steadily
  signal any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message; "signals from the boat suddenly stopped"
3. electricity - keen and shared excitement; "the stage crackled with electricity whenever she was on it"
  stir emotional agitation and excitement
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Electricity is a general term encompassing a variety of phenomena resulting from the presence and flow of electric charge. These include many easily recognizable phenomena, such as lightning and static electricity, but in addition, less familiar concepts, such as the electromagnetic field and electromagnetic induction.

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