There are 2 definitions of Voltaic in English:

Voltaic

Syllabification: Vol·ta·ic
Pronunciation: /välˈtā-ik, vōl-, vôl-
 
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adjective & noun

  • another term for Gur.
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    • Among more than sixty languages spoken in Burkina Faso, thirty-eight belong to the Gur or Voltaic language family, including Mooré, Bwamu, Dagara, and Lobiri.
    • There are four major ethnic groups: Kru, Akan, Mande and Voltaic.
    • Four of the major branches of the Niger-Congo language are spoken among Ivoirians, including the Kwa, Atlantic, Mande, and Voltaic.

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grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively

There are 2 definitions of Voltaic in English:

voltaic

Syllabification: vol·ta·ic
Pronunciation: /välˈtā-ik, vōl-, vôl-
 
/

adjective

  • Of or relating to electricity produced by chemical action in a battery; galvanic.
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    • Alpha voltaic batteries use a radioisotope such as Americium, the substance commonly used in smoke detectors, coupled with a semiconductor device that acts like a solar cell to convert alpha energy into usable electricity.
    • The redox reaction in the battery is the source of the electrical energy; batteries are voltaic cells.
    • Because electrons originate at the anode in a voltaic cell, the anode has a (-) charge; electrons enter the cathode, which has a (+) charge.

Origin

early 19th century: from the name of A. Volta (see Volta, Alessandro) + -ic.

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Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grōˈteskərē
noun
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively