Definition of voltage in English:

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voltage

Pronunciation: /ˈvəʊltɪdʒ/
/ˈvɒltɪdʒ/

noun

Physics
An electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts: the ratio of two voltages [mass noun]: the distortion is proportional to voltage
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  • 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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