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Volta, Alessandro

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Pronunciation: /ˈvɒltə
 
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Definition of Volta, Alessandro in English:

Count ( 1745–1827), Italian physicist; full name Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta. Volta is best known for the voltaic pile or electrochemical battery (1800), the first device to produce a continuous electric current.

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