from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. That branch of electrical science which treats of electricity in motion.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. That branch of electricity which treats of electric currents, or the flow of electricity.
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The surface of the electrodes, and their distance apart, depends upon the effects that it is desired to obtain, and is determined in accordance with the well known principles of electro-kinetics.