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direct current (DC)


Tesla’s alternating current proved a better solution than Edison’s direct current.
  an electric current that flows in one direction steadily
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direct current DC current
Strongly Associated with:   alternating current (AC)
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  • Tesla’s alternating current proved a better solution than Edison’s direct current.
  • "It means the third rail has seven hundred volts of direct current running through it," Fang said.
    James Patterson  --  The Angel Experiment
  • And of course Edison urged the fair to use direct current, DC, the prevailing standard.
    Erik Larson  --  The Devil in the White City
  • On one side was General Electric Company, which had been created when J. P. Morgan took over Edison’s company and merged it with several others and which now proposed to install a direct current system to light the fair.
    Erik Larson  --  The Devil in the White City
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Associated words [difficulty]:   direct current (DC) [8] , alternating current (AC) [8] , alternating current (AC) [8]
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