Etymology
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voltaic (adj.)

1813, designating electricity produced by chemical action, formed in recognition of Italian physicist Alessandro Volta (1745-1827), who perfected a chemical process used in electrical batteries, + -ic.

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Definitions of voltaic
1
voltaic (adj.)
pertaining to or producing electric current by chemical action;
a voltaic (or galvanic) couple
Synonyms: galvanic
2
Voltaic (n.)
a group of Niger-Congo languages spoken primarily in southeastern Mali and northern Ghana;
Synonyms: Gur
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