Definición de hydroelectric en inglés:

hydroelectric

Silabificación: hy·dro·e·lec·tric
Pronunciación: /ˌhīdrōəˈlektrik
 
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adjetivo

  • Relating to or denoting the generation of electricity using flowing water (typically from a reservoir held behind a dam or other barrier) to drive a turbine that powers a generator.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • To generate electricity, we use hydroelectric power, coal and nuclear energy.
    • Electricity generated through the use of waterwheels or hydraulic turbines is known as hydroelectric power.
    • This followed, in turn, the construction of dams in the various catchments, for irrigation and/or hydroelectric power generation.

Derivativos

hydroelectricity

Pronunciación: /-əlekˈtrisitē/
sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • This changed only when a way of extracting the metal using cheap hydroelectricity was developed.
  • Under normal circumstances, hydroelectricity contributed between 15 and 20 per cent to the national power production, but recently that has increased to 40 per cent.
  • It is likely that nuclear fission, hydroelectricity, wind power and direct solar power will be important sources for future electricity generation.

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