A flow of positive electric charge. The strength of current flow in any medium is related to voltage differences in that medium, as well as the electrical properties of the medium, and is measured in amperes. Since electrons are stipulated to have a negative charge, current in an electrical circuit actually flows in the opposite direction of the movement of electrons.
The action of the verb to flow
The right, permission, or power to come and go freely:
Transmission is the act of sending something like a cold or a message, or the part of a machine that transmits power from the engine to the moving parts.
The proportional distribution of the number of members of the US House of Representatives on the basis of the population of each state.
A residual mass that has stopped flowing:
The process of marketing and supplying goods, especially to retailers.
A blocking or being blocked
A journey made on such a path or route.
The act of rolling or turning around a center or axis
Something gyrate, as a whorl
A momentary shock or scare:
A spinning wheel.
A round of parties, etc., one after another
A system of geometry:
Repetition is the act of doing or saying something over and over and over again.
A brief formal prayer that is used in various Western liturgies before the epistle and that varies with the day.
A being subjected to centrifugal action, esp. in a centrifuge
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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