[vohl-tuh-iz-uh m, vol-]
- the branch of electrical science that deals with the production of electricity or electric currents by chemical action.
Origin of voltaism
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Galvanism and Voltaism are almost identical, since the latter is founded upon, and is a development of, the former.The Reason Why
- another name for galvanism
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