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Electricity is the set of physical phenomena associated with the presence and flow of electric charge. Electricity gives a wide variety of well-known effects, such as lightning, static electricity, electromagnetic induction and the flow of electrical current. In addition, electricity permits the creation and reception of electromagnetic radiation such as radio waves. (Wikipedia)

Preferred Units: N/A

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Physical phenomena
N/AElectric power sources
Electrical energy
Electrical properties

This term is used for the following terms: 
Electric current

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