Definition of Electrostatic field

1. Noun. Electric field associated with static electric charges.

Generic synonyms: Electric Field

Medical Definition of Electrostatic field

1. The region surrounding an electric charge in which another charge experiences a force. (16 Dec 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Electrostatic Field

electrostatic analyser
electrostatic bond
electrostatic charge
electrostatic confinement
electrostatic discharge
electrostatic energy
electrostatic field (current term)
electrostatic force
electrostatic generator
electrostatic lens
electrostatic machine
electrostatic painting
electrostatic precipitator
electrostatic precipitators
electrostatic printer
electrostatic series
electrostatic unit
electrostatic wave

Literary usage of Electrostatic field

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1. The Mathematical Theory of Electricity and Magnetism by James Hopwood Jeans (1908)
"electrostatic field OF FORCE. CONCEPTIONS USED IN THE SURVEY OF A FIELD OF FORCE. I. The Intensity at a point. 30. THE space in the neighbourhood of charges ..."

2. Electrical Engineering: The Theory and Characteristics of Electrical by Clarence Victor Christie (1917)
"electrostatic field. — Any space in which electrostatic forces act is called an ... The electrostatic field is conveniently represented by lines of ..."

3. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1919)
"through space with the velocity of light, and (b) in the case of radiation the magnetic field is always accompanied by an electrostatic field of value ..."

4. A Course in Electrical Engineering by Chester Laurens Dawes (1920)
"When a difference of potential is produced between two conductors an electrostatic field also results. Thè intensity of this field at any point is equal to ..."

5. Principles of Electrical Engineering by Harold Pender (1911)
"electrostatic field of Force. — Electrostatic Intensity. ... The intensity of the electrostatic field at any point is defined as the force in dynes which ..."

6. A Dictionary of Electrical Words, Terms and Phrases by Edwin James Houston (1903)
"An alternating electrostatic field is, according to Tesla's experiments, ... Field, Electric A term sometimes used in place of an electrostatic field. ..."

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