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electricitynoun [U]

uk   /ˌel.ɪkˈtrɪs.ə.ti/ us   /iˌlekˈtrɪs.ə.t̬i/
A2 a form of energy that can be produced in several ways and that provides power to devices that create light, heat, etc.: The electricity has been turned off. an electricity generating company powered/heated by electricity an electricity bill

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electricitynoun [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.
(Definition of electricity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “electricity”
in Korean 전기…
in Arabic كَهْرَباء…
in Malaysian elektrik…
in French électricité…
in Russian электричество…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電, 電能…
in Italian elettricità…
in Turkish elektrik…
in Polish elektryczność…
in Spanish electricidad…
in Vietnamese điện…
in Portuguese eletricidade…
in Thai กระแสไฟฟ้า…
in German die Elektrizität…
in Catalan electricitat…
in Japanese 電気…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电, 电能…
in Indonesian tenaga listrik…
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