[ trans-rek-tuh-fi-key-shuh n, tranz- ]
/ trænsˌrɛk tə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən, trænz- /
noun Electricity, Electronics.
rectification occurring in one circuit as a result of the application of an alternating voltage to another circuit.
Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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