Direct current

1.(Elec.) A current flowing in one direction only; - distinguished from alternating current. When steady and not pulsating a direct current is often called a continuous current.
Noun1.direct current - an electric current that flows in one direction steadily
Synonyms: DC
alternating current, AC - an electric current that reverses direction sinusoidally; "In the US most household current is AC at 60 cycles per second"
AC, DC, absorption current, active current, alternating current, conduction current, convection current, cycle, delta current, dielectric displacement current, displacement current, eddy current, electric current, electric stream, emission current, exciting current, free alternating current, galvanic current, high-frequency current, idle current, induced current, induction current, ionization current, juice, low-frequency current, magnetizing current, multiphase current, pulsating direct current, reactive current, rotary current, single-phase alternating current, stray current, thermionic current, thermoelectric current, three-phase alternating current, voltaic current, watt current
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