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English definition of “electrical”

electrical

adjective [not gradable]  /ɪˈlek·trɪ·kəl/ us  
physics using electricity for power, involved in the production or movement of electricity, or related in some way to electricity: electrical equipment
electrically
adverb [not gradable]  /ɪˈlek·trɪ·kli/ us  
electrically powered
(Definition of electrical from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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