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electrical

[ih-lek-tri-kuh l]
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adjective
  1. electric.
  2. concerned with electricity: an electrical consultant.
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Origin of electrical

Related formse·lec·tri·cal·ly, adverbnon·e·lec·tri·cal, adjectivenon·e·lec·tri·cal·ly, adverbpre·e·lec·tri·cal, adjectivepre·e·lec·tri·cal·ly, adverbun·e·lec·tri·cal, adjectiveun·e·lec·tri·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for electrical

electrical

adjective
  1. of, relating to, or concerned with electricity
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Derived Formselectrically, adverb

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Word Origin and History for electrical

adj.

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

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electrical in Science

electric

[ĭ-lĕktrĭk]
  1. Relating to or operated by electricity. Compare electronic.
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