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.
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- 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
This is Coulomb's Law, and the force is called the electrostatic force (between the two point charges) … oh, and this is just the magnitude (force, being a vector quantity, requires a direction as well as a magnitude, to be fully specified).
The best-selling air purifiers in the U.S. market are known as electrostatic precipitators.
This phenomenon is called electrostatic induction or influence.
Though the individual bonds are weak, there are a lot of them, and together they are a powerful force called electrostatic attraction.
Boiler steam drum flue gas exits the boiler it is routed through a rotating flat basket of metal mesh which picks up heat and returns it to incoming fresh air as the basket rotates, This is called the electrostatic precipitators.
It's, I believe, a misnomer to call it an "electrostatic" force specifically.
The black smoke emissions were reduced by using more efficient burners in energy production and through the installation of particulate control systems such as electrostatic precipitators and filtration systems, among other things.
However, de-dusting installations, such as electrostatic precipitators (ESPs) and fabric filters (FFs) can also remove up to 30% of Hg from exhaust gases.
They have shown they can put together our own wreckage and make a kind of electrostatic printing press-underwater, even.
(The best-selling air purifiers in the U.S. market are known as electrostatic precipitators.