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electrical

[ih-lek-tri-kuh l] /ɪˈlɛk trɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
2.
concerned with electricity:
an electrical consultant.
Origin of electrical
Related forms
electrically, adverb
nonelectrical, adjective
nonelectrically, adverb
preelectrical, adjective
preelectrically, adverb
unelectrical, adjective
unelectrically, adverb
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  • In this, as in everything else electrically, the magnet comes into play.

    Electricity for Boys J. S. Zerbe
  • It was warm in his limousine, which was electrically heated.

    The Daffodil Mystery

    Edgar Wallace
  • Something that was in the girl imparted itself to the wife, electrically.

  • Erickson's features looked as if he had been electrically shocked.

    The Day Time Stopped Moving Bradner Buckner
  • The machines are all of modern design and electrically driven.

  • He also discovered that there are many substances that can not be electrically excited.

    True to His Home Hezekiah Butterworth
  • But we can vibrate it electrically; and every source of radiation does that.

    The Ether of Space Oliver Lodge
  • The speed of the vessel is shown on that reel, which is connected, electrically, with the log.

    A. D. 2000 Alvarado M. Fuller
British Dictionary definitions for electrically

electrical

/ɪˈlɛktrɪkəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or concerned with electricity
Derived Forms
electrically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for electrically

electrical

adj.

"relating to electricity, run by electricity," 1746, from electric + -al (1). Earlier (1630s) synonymous with electric. Related: Electrically.

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