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Volta, Alessandro

Syllabification: Vol·ta, Alessandro
Pronunciation: /ˈvōltə
 
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Definition of Volta, Alessandro in English:

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

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