Electrification
Electrification E*lec`tri*fi*ca"tion, n. (Physics) The act of electrifying, or the state of being charged with electricity. [1913 Webster]

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  • Electrification — refers to the modification of a system so that it operates using electricity. Electric grid A more specific usage of the word refers to the act or process of building the necessary infrastructure to supply electric power to homes and businesses,… …   Wikipedia

  • électrification — [ elɛktrifikasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1873; de électrifier 1 ♦ Vx Production d électricité; électrisation. 2 ♦ (1907) Mod. Action d électrifier. L électrification des chemins de fer. ● électrification nom féminin Action d électrifier une machine, une… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • electrification — 1748; see ELECTRIFY (Cf. electrify) + ATION (Cf. ation) …   Etymology dictionary

  • electrification — e|lec|tri|fi|ca|tion [ ı,lektrəfı keıʃn ] noun uncount the process of making something work by electricity, or of bringing a supply of electricity to a building or town: electrification of: the electrification of rural areas in the early 20th… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • electrification — [[t]ɪle̱ktrɪfɪke͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] N UNCOUNT The electrification of a house, town, or area is the connecting of that place with a supply of electricity. → See also electrify ...rural electrification …   English dictionary

  • electrification — UK [ɪˌlektrɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ɪˌlektrəfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n] noun [uncountable] the process of making something work by electricity, or of bringing a supply of electricity to a building or town electrification of: the electrification of the railways in… …   English dictionary

  • electrification — elektrifikavimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. electrification vok. Elektrifizierung, f rus. электрификация, f pranc. électrification, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • électrification — elektrifikavimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. electrification vok. Elektrifizierung, f rus. электрификация, f pranc. électrification, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • electrification — elektrifikacija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. electrification vok. Elektrifizierung, f rus. электрификация, f pranc. électrification, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • électrification — elektrifikacija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. electrification vok. Elektrifizierung, f rus. электрификация, f pranc. électrification, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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