Definition of Currents. Meaning of Currents. Synonyms of Currents

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Definition of Currents

Current
Current Cur"rent, n. [Cf. F. courant. See Current, a. ] 1. A flowing or passing; onward motion. Hence: A body of fluid moving continuously in a certain direction; a stream; esp., the swiftest part of it; as, a current of water or of air; that which resembles a stream in motion; as, a current of electricity. Two such silver currents, when they join, Do glorify the banks that bound them in. --Shak. The surface of the ocean is furrowed by currents, whose direction . . . the navigator should know. --Nichol. 2. General course; ordinary procedure; progressive and connected movement; as, the current of time, of events, of opinion, etc. Current meter, an instrument for measuring the velocity, force, etc., of currents. Current mill, a mill driven by a current wheel. Current wheel, a wheel dipping into the water and driven by the current of a stream or by the ebb and flow of the tide. Syn: Stream; course. See Stream.

Meaning of Currents from wikipedia

- information management program Current (album), a 1982 album by Heatwave Currents (Eisley album) Currents (Tame Impala album) "The Current" (song), a song by the...
- network. Google Currents, the unrelated discontinued news app. https://gsuite.google.com/products/currents/ Welch, Chris. "Google's new Currents app is its...
- equipment. Eddy currents are electric currents that occur in conductors exposed to changing magnetic fields. Similarly, electric currents occur, particularly...
- with other currents influence a current's direction and strength. Ocean currents are primarily horizontal water movements. An ocean current flows for great...
- electromagnetic field. Although surface currents do flow on the inner walls of the waveguides, those surface currents do not carry power. Power is carried...
- Eddy currents (also called Foucault's currents) are loops of electrical current induced within conductors by a changing magnetic field in the conductor...
- The war of the currents, sometimes called battle of the currents, was a series of events surrounding the introduction of competing electric power transmission...
- Rip currents can form at the coasts of oceans, seas, and large lakes, whenever there are waves of sufficient energy. The location of rip currents can...
- Alternating Currents may refer to: Alternating Currents (collection), a collection of science fiction stories by Frederik Pohl Alternating Currents (album)...
- Poly-Currents is an album by American jazz drummer Elvin Jones recorded in 1969 and released on the Blue Note label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow...
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