Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Electric by virtue of its own peculiar properties, or manifesting electricity in its natural state.
  • noun A term introduced by Gilbert for those substances which become electrified by friction, in distinction from anelectric.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Physics) Electric by virtue of its own peculiar properties; capable of becoming electrified by friction; -- opposed to anelectric.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective physics electric by virtue of its own peculiar properties; capable of becoming electrified by friction
  • noun Any idioelectric substance.

Etymologies

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idio- +‎ electric: compare French idioélectrique.

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