the electricity present in a body or substance that has an excess of electrons, as the electricity developed on a resin when rubbed with flannel.
Negative Or Positive Reinforcement: Which Is Better?Whether positive reinforcement or negative reinforcement is better all depends on the situation and the personality of the receiving person.
Compare positive electricity.
Origin of negative electricity
First recorded in 1745–55
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