- the branch of engineering that deals with the practical application of the theory of electricity to the construction of machinery, power supplies, etc.
Origin of electrical engineering
First recorded in 1880–85
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- the branch of engineering concerned with the practical applications of electricity
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- The branch of engineering that specializes in the design, construction, and practical uses of electrical systems.
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