Definition of electromotive in English:


Syllabification: e·lec·tro·mo·tive
Pronunciation: /iˌlektrəˈmōtiv


  • Producing or tending to produce an electric current.
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    • The former is driven by a transmembrane proton motive gradient, whereas the latter is driven by a sodium electromotive gradient.
    • Ions and molecules move through these induced gaps of the SC by diffusion and electromotive or electro-osmotic transport.
    • An engineer with a Harvard MBA, he'd spent his entire career working at the company's electromotive division in Chicago, a world away from GM's power center in Detroit.

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