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The meaning of Volt

Volt – definition


The si unit of electromotive force, the difference of potential that would carry one ampere of current against one ohm resistance.

Usage examples:

They created electricity running at 10 volts with a milliamp current, enough to power a small light…

Variant spelling of volte.


Make a quick movement to avoid a thrust.

Usage examples:

He strongly favours fencing along a straight line, disapproving of ‘volting ‘, crossing the legs, a…

A sudden quick jump or other movement to escape a thrust, especially a swinging round of the rear leg to turn the body sideways.


A movement performed in dressage and classical riding, in which a horse describes a circle of 6 yards diameter.


The standard unit used to measure how strongly an electrical current is sent around an electrical system

Usage examples:

Many household appliances run on a current of 120 volts., high/low voltage

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伏特, 环骑

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Volt, Volte

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वाल्ट, विद्युत शक्ति का एक परिणाम, छलांग, धक्‍के आदि से बचने के लिए ली गई छलॉंग

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볼트, 찌르기를 피하기 위하여 재빨리 몸을 비키다, 원을 그리는 동작, 찌르기를 피하기 위한 재빠른 다리의 동작

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Вольт, Уклонение от удара противника

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Word origin

late 17th century (as a fencing term): from French, from Italian volta ‘a turn’, from volgere ‘to turn’. volte (sense 2 of the noun) dates from the early 18th century.

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