galvanic vs voltaic what difference

what is difference between galvanic and voltaic

English

Etymology

From French galvanique, named after Italian physiologist Luigi Aloisio Galvani (1737–1798) + -ique.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡælˈvænɪk/

Adjective

galvanic (comparative more galvanic, superlative most galvanic)

  1. Of or pertaining to galvanism; electric.
  2. (by extension) Energetic; vigorous.
    • 2014 April 4, Zachary Woolfe, “Music: How the Centuries Will Play Out,” New York Times (retrieved 12 May 2014):
      But the main event may well end up being the performance of Brahms’s galvanic Piano Concerto No. 1, with the exhilarating British pianist Paul Lewis.
  3. Of a current that is not alternating, as opposed to faradic.

Synonyms

  • galvanical

Derived terms

Related terms

  • galvanize

Translations


Romanian

Etymology

From French galvanique.

Adjective

galvanic m or n (feminine singular galvanică, masculine plural galvanici, feminine and neuter plural galvanice)

  1. galvanic

Declension



English

Etymology

Volta +‎ -ic after Alessandro Volta.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vɒlˈteɪ.ɪk/

Adjective

voltaic (comparative more voltaic, superlative most voltaic)

  1. of or relating to electricity.
  2. producing electricity by chemical action.

Synonyms

  • (electricity): electric, galvanic

Derived terms

Related terms

Translations

See also

  • Alessandro Volta on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • Lovatic

Romanian

Etymology

From French voltaïque

Adjective

voltaic m or n (feminine singular voltaică, masculine plural voltaici, feminine and neuter plural voltaice)

  1. voltaic

Declension


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