Sentence Examples


  • Electrostatic fields come from a voltage gradient and can exist when charge carriers are stationary.
  • Our internal electrical system works by using cells that have built up electrical gradient or energy that can be given off to other cells by direct transfer.
  • With a view to this, it has become increasingly common of late years to publish not the voltages actually observed, but values deduced from them for the potential gradient in the open in volts per metre.
  • Above the level plain of absolutely smooth surface, devoid of houses or vegetation, the equipotential surfaces under normal conditions would be strictly horizontal, and if we could determine the potential at one metre above the ground we should have a definite measure of the potential gradient at the earth's surface.
  • The potential gradient near the ground varies with the season of the year and the hour of the day, and is largely dependent on the weather conditions.

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