Definitions for "Direct current"
A current flowing in one direction only; -- distinguished from alternating current. When steady and not pulsating a direct current is often called a continuous current.
A direct induced current, or momentary current of the same direction as the inducing current, produced by stopping or removing the latter; also, a similar current produced by removal of a magnet.
A type of electrical current that moves in one direction at a constant rate, such as a standard 9 volt battery. Batteries provide direct current. See also...
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