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Syllabification: e·lec·tri·cal
Pronunciation: /əˈlektrək(ə)l

Definition of electrical in English:


1Operating by or producing electricity: an electrical appliance
More example sentences
  • Since when did the average boat owner need a generator to operate the boat's electrical system?
  • Many of them were young boys whose wire strings hit electrical power lines, causing short circuits.
  • The instrument operates from a standard electrical outlet and requires no calibration.
1.1Concerned with electricity: an electrical engineer
More example sentences
  • We have an electrical store there selling appliances, washing machines.
  • In fact its name sounded more like a jewellery shop than an electrical store.
  • The blast flung an air-conditioning unit and a microwave into the consulate garden from a nearby electrical shop.



Pronunciation: /-(ə)lē/
Example sentences
  • Playing electrically, we seemed to stick to the pop sort of stuff, but personally I find it much easier to write country songs.
  • In the body, it mops up destructive electrically charged oxygen molecules called free radicals that can damage tissue and trigger cancer.
  • The receivers consist of ion channels - proteins that act as gateways for electrically charged particles.

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