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(quote-book)|chapter=A Vision of Poets|title=Poems|volume=I|location=New York|publisher=C. S. Francis & Co.|year_published=1857|page=195–196|passage=And bold / Electric Pindar, quick as fear, / With race-dust on his cheeks, and clear / Slant startled eyes that seemed to hear // The chariot rounding the last goal, / to hurtle past it in his soul.
Electricity; the electricity supply.
''We had to sit in the dark because the electric was cut off.''
An electric powered version of something that was originally or is more commonly not electric.
An electric car.
2007, ''Working Mother'' (volume 31, number 1, page 71)
- The beautiful VIOlight bathroom unit takes up very little space (it's about the size of a cup), yet it holds up to 4 toothbrushes - even electrics!
An electric typewriter.
1983, Stephen King, ''Word Processor of the Gods''
- Richard's old Olivetti electric had been put aside for the time being on top of one of the filing cabinets. “It serves the purpose,” Richard said. He nodded at the word processor.
A substance or object which can be electrified; an insulator or non-conductor, like amber or glass.