Definition of Electric toothbrush

1. Noun. A toothbrush with an electric motor in the handle that vibrates the head of the brush.

Terms within: Electric Motor
Generic synonyms: Toothbrush

Definition of Electric toothbrush

1. Noun. a toothbrush that uses electric power, usually supplied by a battery, to move the brush head rapidly ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Electric Toothbrush

electric receptacle
electric refrigerator
electric resistance
electric retinopathy
electric sander
electric shaver
electric shock
electric shocks
electric sleep
electric socket
electric soup
electric stimulation therapy
electric storm
electric switch
electric thermometer
electric toothbrush (current term)
electric typewriter
electric violin
electric window
electric wiring
electrical alternans
electrical alternation of heart
electrical axis
electrical cable
electrical capacity
electrical circuit
electrical condenser
electrical conductance
electrical conduction

Literary usage of Electric toothbrush

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Guide to Clinical Preventive Services: Report of the U. S. Preventive by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"Stoltze K, Bay L. Comparison of a manual and a new electric toothbrush for ... The long-term effect of an oscillating/rotating electric toothbrush on ..."

2. The Edison Monthly by New York Edison Company (1921)
"As for new devices, there was the light that stays lit after you turn it out, the electric toothbrush, the electric bootblack, the tiny kitchen range for ..."

3. Challenges in Predicting New Firm Performance by Arnold C. Cooper (1993)
"The market for power supplies is very large because every electronic system from a complex mainframe computer to an electric toothbrush needs a power supply ..."

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