convective discharge


noun Physics.

the repulsion of ions of a gas by a highly charged body, creating a discernible wind.

Nearby words

  1. convection,
  2. convection cell,
  3. convection oven,
  4. convection zone,
  5. convective activity,
  6. convective heat,
  7. convector,
  8. convenance,
  9. convene,
  10. convener

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