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  1. e·lec·tric·i·ty
    IPA[əˌlekˈtrisədē]
  2. noun

    • 1. a form of energy resulting from the existence of charged particles (such as electrons or protons), either statically as an accumulation of charge or dynamically as a current.

    • 2. the supply of electric current to a house or other building for heating, lighting, or powering appliances:

      the electricity was back on
    • 3. a state or feeling of thrilling excitement:

      the atmosphere was charged with a dangerous sexual electricity
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: electricity

    • noun

      a form of energy resulting from the existence of charged particles (such as electrons or protons), either statically as an accumulation of charge or dynamically as a current.

      the supply of electric current to a building for heating, lighting, or powering appliances:

    • noun

      a stationary electric charge, typically produced by friction, which causes sparks or crackling or the attraction of dust or hair.
    • noun

      a stationary electric charge, typically produced by friction, which causes sparks or crackling or the attraction of dust or hair.
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