Definition of voltage in English:

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voltage

Pronunciation: /ˈvōltij/

noun

Physics
An electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts.
Example sentences
  • The plasma screen consists of tiny gas plasma cells that are charged at exact electrical voltages to make a picture.
  • Then measure the voltage and current by attaching your volt meter to the two pieces of metal.
  • These devices need two external ceramic capacitors to produce stable, efficient positive voltages.

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Syllabification: volt·age

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