Definitions for "Electromotive force"
Keywords:  emf, volt, voltage, potential, force
A potential difference which drives a current round a circuit - a voltage.
The force or electrical pressure that causes electrons to move.
the electrostatic potential difference between the terminals of a circuit or battery when no current is flowing.
The energy per unit of charge that is converted reversibly from chemical, mechanical, or other forms of energy into an electrical energy device such as a battery.
The amount of energy derived from an electrical source per unit quantity of electricity passing through the source.