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electricity

noun [U]  us   /ɪˌlekˈtrɪs·ət̬·i/
a form of energy that provides power to motors and devices that create light or heat: They lived on an island with no electricity and no running water.
Translations of “electricity”
in Arabic كَهْرَباء…
in Korean 전기…
in Malaysian elektrik…
in French électricité…
in Turkish elektrik…
in Italian elettricità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電, 電能…
in Russian электричество…
in Polish elektryczność…
in Vietnamese điện…
in Spanish electricidad…
in Portuguese eletricidade…
in Thai กระแสไฟฟ้า…
in German die Elektrizität…
in Catalan electricitat…
in Japanese 電気…
in Indonesian tenaga listrik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电, 电能…
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