Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to electric charges at rest.
  • adj. Produced or caused by such charges.
  • adj. Of or relating to electrostatics.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of, relating to, or produced by electrostatics or static electricity

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to electrostatics.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to statical electricity.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. concerned with or producing or caused by static electricity

Etymologies

electro- +‎ static (Wiktionary)

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