Definition of conservation of charge in English:

Share this entry

conservation of charge


A principle stating that the total electric charge of an isolated system is fixed.
Example sentences
  • These observations indicate a strong conservation of charge that will favor the formation of the respective salt bridge in similar structures.
  • However, this violates the law of conservation of charge, and is not physically possible.
  • In any circuit, the principles of conservation of charge and conservation of energy play a key role and form the basis of our analysis.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.