the branch of engineering that deals with the practical application of the theory of electricity to the construction of machinery, power supplies, etc.
Words nearby electrical engineering
Origin of electrical engineering
First recorded in 1880–85
OTHER WORDS FROM electrical engineeringelectrical engineer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for electrical engineering
the branch of engineering concerned with the practical applications of electricity
Derived forms of electrical engineeringelectrical engineer, noun
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Science definitions for electrical engineering
The branch of engineering that specializes in the design, construction, and practical uses of electrical systems.
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