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electrostatic

adjective     /ɪˌlek.trəʊˈstæt.ɪk/ US  /-troʊˈstæt̬-/ specialized
connected with or caused by electricity that does not move in a current but is attracted to the surface of some objects: an electrostatic chargeElectricity and electronics
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