Hydroelectric definitions

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Generating electricity by conversion of the energy of running water.
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Of, relating to, or using electricity so generated.
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Producing, or having to do with the production of, electricity by water power.
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Using the power of water currents to generate electric power. Generally, hydroelectric power is created by directing water flow through a turbine, where the water causes fans to turn, creating the torque needed to drive an electric generator.
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Of or relating to the electricity so produced.
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Origin of hydroelectric

hydro- +‎ electric