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voltage

[vohl-tij] /ˈvoʊl tɪdʒ/
noun, Electricity.
1.
electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts.
Origin of voltage
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; volt1 + -age
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voltage

/ˈvəʊltɪdʒ/
noun
1.
an electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts
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Word Origin and History for voltage
n.

1890, from volt + -age.

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voltage in Medicine

voltage volt·age (vōl'tĭj)
n.
Electromotive force or potential difference, usually expressed in volts.

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voltage in Science
voltage
  (vōl'tĭj)   
A measure of the difference in electric potential between two points in space, a material, or an electric circuit, expressed in volts.
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