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Electric

Meanings and phrases

electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. using or providing or producing or transmitting or operated by electricity; electrical
  2. (of a situation) exceptionally tense
  3. affected by emotion as if by electricity; thrilling; galvanic; galvanizing; galvanising

electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a car that is powered by electricity; electric automobile; electric car

Electrophorus electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. eel-shaped freshwater fish of South America having electric organs in its body; electric eel

alternating electric current

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electric current that reverses direction sinusoidally; alternating current; AC

direct electric current

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electric current that flows in one direction steadily; direct current; DC

electric arc

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field; discharge; spark; arc; electric discharge
E.g.
  • The electric arc is struck by touching the rod tips then separating them.
  • It also used a more reliable electric arc starter instead of a glow plug.
  • In 1869, he created a few experimental paintings lit by electric arc lamps.

electric automobile

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a car that is powered by electricity; electric; electric car

electric battery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a device that produces electricity; may have several primary or secondary cells arranged in parallel or series; battery

electric bell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bell activated by the magnetic effect of an electric current

electric bill

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bill for money owed for electricity used

electric blanket

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a blanket containing and electric heating element that can be controlled to the desired temperature by a rheostat

electric burn

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a burn caused by heat produced by an electric current

electric car

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a car that is powered by electricity; electric; electric automobile
E.g.
  • The electric car batteries are their main cost.
  • The DUT12 was the second electric car of the DUT Racing team.
  • The Chery Arrizo 5e is an electric car based on the Arrizo 5 sedan.

electric catfish

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. freshwater catfish of the Nile and tropical central Africa having an electric organ; Malopterurus electricus

electric cell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction; cell

electric chair

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an instrument of execution by electrocution; resembles an ordinary seat for one person; chair; death chair; hot seat
E.g.
  • He is sentenced to death in the electric chair.
  • He was executed by the state of Georgia in the electric chair.
  • Edge countered Sweet Chin Music into an electric chair drop for a near-fall.

electric charge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the quantity of unbalanced electricity in a body (either positive or negative) and construed as an excess or deficiency of electrons; charge
E.g.
  • Is electricity the same as electric charge?
  • At the time, atoms were known to have no net electric charge.
  • The neutrons have no electric charge.

electric circuit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow; circuit; electrical circuit

electric clock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a clock using a small electric motor

electric company

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a public utility that provides electricity; power company; power service; light company

electric cord

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a light insulated conductor for household use; cord

electric current

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flow of electricity through a conductor; current
E.g.
  • These served for switching the electric current.
  • No external electric current flows between the terminals.
  • Every latex condom is tested for holes with an electric current.

electric dipole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dipole with equal and opposite electric charges; electric doublet

electric dipole moment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the dipole moment in an electric dipole

electric discharge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field; discharge; spark; arc; electric arc

electric doublet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dipole with equal and opposite electric charges; electric dipole

electric drill

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a rotating power drill powered by an electric motor

electric eel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. eel-shaped freshwater fish of South America having electric organs in its body; Electrophorus electric

electric eye

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a transducer used to detect and measure light and other radiations; photoelectric cell; photoconductive cell; photocell; magic eye

electric fan

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fan run by an electric motor; blower

electric field

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a field of force surrounding a charged particle
E.g.
  • Inside the droplet the electric field is zero.
  • We can similarly describe the electric field E so that .
  • edge effects) and by the presence of large electric field.

electric fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small electric space heater; electric heater

electric frying pan

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a frying pan heated by electricity

electric furnace

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any furnace in which the heat is provided by an electric current

electric glow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electrical discharge accompanied by ionization of surrounding atmosphere; corona discharge; corona; corposant; St. Elmo's fire; Saint Elmo's fire; Saint Elmo's light; Saint Ulmo's fire; Saint Ulmo's light

electric guitar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a guitar whose sound is amplified by electrical means
E.g.
  • Yanikian played electric guitar and bass guitar.
  • The electric guitar is an instrument of unique sounds.
  • The U.S.A. and album versions contain electric guitar.

electric hammer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hammer driven by electric motor

electric healing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the therapeutic application of electricity to the body (as in the treatment of various forms of paralysis); electrotherapy; galvanism; electrical healing

electric heater

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small electric space heater; electric fire

electric lamp

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a lamp powered by electricity

electric light

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity; light bulb; lightbulb; bulb; incandescent lamp; electric-light bulb
E.g.
  • It is lighted from above by electric light bulbs.
  • They found nothing, installed an electric light, and resealed it.
  • Daylight focusing on the altar is supplemented by 803 electric light bulbs.

electric locomotive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a locomotive that is powered by an electric motor
E.g.
  • 1C1 3900 1C1 3900 was a class of SNCF electric locomotive.
  • It was the only battery electric locomotive to be registered in the FS fleet.
  • "For the electric locomotive currently operating in Germany, see DB Class 101".

electric main

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a main that distributes electricity

electric meter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a meter for measuring the amount of electric power used; power meter

electric mixer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a food mixer powered by an electric motor

electric motor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
E.g.
  • The i4’s electric motor is assembled in Dingolfing.
  • Both feed pump types were electric motor driven.
  • The buzzsaw is generally driven by an electric motor.

electric organ

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (music) an electronic simulation of a pipe organ; electronic organ; Hammond organ; organ
E.g.
  • This electric organ discharge (EOD) has a fundamental frequency of 1266–1922 Hz and 2 phases.
  • Here, there is a two-manual and pedal board electric organ, with speakers at the front and sides of the church.
  • Percussion predominated, with a main drummer and additional timbales, complemented by an accordion and an electric organ.

electric outlet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices; wall socket; wall plug; electrical outlet; outlet; electric receptacle

electric pig

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a kitchen appliance for disposing of garbage; disposal; garbage disposal

electric potential

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts; potential; potential difference; potential drop; voltage
E.g.
  • The SI unit of electric potential is named in his honour as the volt.
  • The electric potential arising between two such solutions is called the Donnan potential.
  • In classical electrodynamics, electric fields are described as electric potential and electric current.

electric power

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the product of voltage and current; electrical power; wattage
E.g.
  • Both offer electric power and natural gas supply.
  • Using a solar roof, solar cells can provide electric power.
  • Data source of values (electric power generated) is IEA/OECD.

electric range

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a kitchen range in which the heat for cooking is provided by electric power

electric ray

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any sluggish bottom-dwelling ray of the order Torpediniformes having a rounded body and electric organs on each side of the head capable of emitting strong electric discharges; crampfish; numbfish; torpedo

electric razor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a razor powered by an electric motor; shaver; electric shaver

electric receptacle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices; wall socket; wall plug; electric outlet; electrical outlet; outlet

electric refrigerator

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a refrigerator in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor; fridge

electric resistance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms; electrical resistance; impedance; resistance; resistivity; ohmic resistance

electric sander

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor; drum sander; sander; smoother

electric shaver

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a razor powered by an electric motor; shaver; electric razor

electric shock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the use of electricity to administer punishment or torture
  2. trauma caused by the passage of electric current through the body (as from contact with high voltage lines or being struck by lightning); usually involves burns and abnormal heart rhythm and unconsciousness
  3. a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body; electrical shock; shock
E.g.
  • Each CS is followed by the US, an electric shock.
  • Death caused by an electric shock is referred to as electrocution.
  • An electric shock stimulates this system, and causes muscles to contract.

electric socket

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a socket into which a lightbulb can be inserted

electric storm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a storm resulting from strong rising air currents; heavy rain or hail along with thunder and lightning; thunderstorm; electrical storm

electric switch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit; switch; electrical switch

electric thermometer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a thermometer that uses thermoelectric current to measure temperature; thermoelectric thermometer; thermel

electric toothbrush

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a toothbrush with an electric motor in the handle that vibrates the head of the brush

electric typewriter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a typewriter powered by an electric motor

electric motors

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • electric motors at per minute to a maximum height of .
  • Power is provided by electric motors at all four wheels.
  • Two electric motors drive the rear wheels.

electric vehicles

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The company does have plans to include electric vehicles in its lineup.
  • The EV1's cancellation had disappointed supporters of electric vehicles.
  • As of 2018, California is a leader in the United States in electric vehicles.

electric multiple

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Trains are formed of modern electric multiple units.
  • The Bombardier Omneo is a double-deck electric multiple units (EMU).
  • Its fleet of electric multiple units are numbered in the 8xxx series.

electric locomotives

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are part of the large 1980s family of 144 electric locomotives.
  • Freight trains were hauled by electric locomotives until March 1998.
  • Diesel and electric locomotives have gradually replaced steam locomotives.

electric vehicle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Co-op continues to support electric vehicle adoption.
  • MG (Morris Garages) launched the ZS electric vehicle in India.
  • He studied battery technology and formed an electric vehicle company.

electric guitars

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By 1935, it was used in solid-body electric guitars.
  • He also owns a few of Fender electric guitars.
  • Most electric guitars have two or three magnetic pickups.

electric cars

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Trimble produced horse, cable and electric cars.
  • Urban electric cars have been manufactured in Ghana since 2014.
  • The total stock includes almost 12,000 used imported electric cars.

first electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first electric trams travelled along the road in 1897.
  • The first electric tram in Dundee started on 12 July 1900.
  • In 1901 the first electric tram was launched in the street.

electric bass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • According to some authors the proper term is "electric bass".
  • Victor Conte replaced Taylor on electric bass after a few concert gigs.
  • In benga, the electric bass guitar is played in a style reminiscent of the nyatiti.

electric lighting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1924 electric lighting was installed.
  • In 1893, after its opening, it was also fitted with electric lighting.
  • Doors were provided at the ends of the cars and electric lighting was installed.

electric motors producing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The submarine was powered by two Germaniawerft F46 supercharged six-cylinder four-stroke diesel engines producing a total of and two Garbe, Lahmeyer & Co. RP 137/c double-acting electric motors producing a total of for use while submerged.
  • The submarine was powered by two Germaniawerft F46 four-stroke, six-cylinder supercharged diesel engines producing a total of for use while surfaced, two BBC GG UB 720/8 double-acting electric motors producing a total of for use while submerged.

electric multiple units

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Trains are formed of modern electric multiple units.
  • The Bombardier Omneo is a double-deck electric multiple units (EMU).
  • Its fleet of electric multiple units are numbered in the 8xxx series.

electric multiple unit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The station is served by Tranz Metro's electric multiple unit trains of the FP class.
  • RABe 520 The RABe 520 is an electric multiple unit used since 2002 by the Swiss Federal Railways.
  • On 7 November 2017, a Class 378 electric multiple unit became stranded short of station due to a fault causing the brakes to lock on.

electric piano

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The song features Billy Preston on electric piano.
  • In 1929, the electric piano was invented.
  • Their last single, "3.30", used electric piano and other orchestration .

electric lights

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ilsan is also the site of an annual electric lights festival.
  • The station is lit by electric lights.
  • The electric lights, telephone, and market price ticker are soon cut off.

electric fields

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In highly non-uniform electric fields, the corona discharge process is applicable.
  • The study of electric fields created by stationary charges is called electrostatics.
  • Particle accelerators use electric fields to propel electrons and their antiparticles to high energies.

electric trains

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Diesel shuttle trains between Long Branch and Bay Head meet these electric trains.
  • One of the new electric trains in the 1950s is illustrated in (Sep 1959 The Railway Magazine).
  • In addition, electric trains would operate every 15 minutes between Unionville and Union Station.

electric utility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • United States electric utility companies were reluctant to invest in such an expensive technology.
  • Georgia Power Georgia Power is an electric utility headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
  • The largest integrated electric utility and the principal distributor in Belize is Belize Electricity Limited.

hybrid electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The SR9 HEV is the plug-in hybrid electric vehicle version of the Zotye SR9.
  • The trucks are powered by Eaton Corporation's hybrid electric drivetrain systems.
  • The company already had 142 smaller hybrid electric delivery vehicles on the road.

electric and magnetic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The electric and magnetic field waves in the far-field travel at the speed of light.
  • Here subscripts "e" and "m" are used to differ between electric and magnetic charges.
  • The first one views the electric and magnetic fields as three-dimensional vector fields.

electric traction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As the cable system was being built electric traction was being developed.
  • The installation was not reliable and was replaced by electric traction in 1909.
  • In 1885, the first demonstration of an electric traction engine in New York was on the Ninth Avenue El.

new electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Omnitrans's main goal is to have a new electric bus by 2020.
  • Passengers were to disembark and ride the new electric line into the city.
  • Its new electric propulsion meant it was rated at , giving a maximum speed of and weighing .

electric trams

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Electricity came in 1892 with electric trams in 1897.
  • The first electric trams travelled along the road in 1897.
  • Kew Observatory had concerns about the introduction of electric trams.

acoustic and electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Magnetic, acoustic and electric signatures were reduced.
  • Hybrids of acoustic and electric guitars are also common.
  • He also plays drums, and the guitar (both acoustic and electric).

electric tram

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first electric tram in Dundee started on 12 July 1900.
  • In 1901 the first electric tram was launched in the street.
  • An electric tram service began in 1911.

electric energy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • it does not convert electric energy to kinetic energy.
  • Electric bus (disambiguation) Electric bus is a bus powered by electric energy.
  • Early electric energy was produced near the device or service requiring that energy.

battery electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was the only battery electric locomotive to be registered in the FS fleet.
  • BYD C9 The BYD C9 is a battery electric coach manufactured by the Chinese automaker BYD.
  • Formula E and Jaguar run a production-based support series with Jaguar I-Pace battery electric SUVs.

electric train

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In February 1960 electric train services began on the Forbach-Homburg.
  • Also in 1925, the train-heating boiler was replaced by a 1,000 volt electric train supply.
  • Concepción's "Bio Bus" integrates with the electric train, Biotren, and is based on a dedicated right of way for buses.

electric railway

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Clark, two of the directors in the new elevated electric railway company, .
  • František Křižík built the first electric railway in the Austro-Hungarian empire in 1903.
  • It was the first electric railway to connect these two cities, and the first line on the left bank of Yodo River.

electric shocks

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Rubber soled slippers, to protect against electric shocks).
  • Pliers, acid, electric shocks and hot pincers were also used to torture prisoners.
  • Electric shock strength testers evaluate how long someone can stand unperilous electric shocks.

electric propulsion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its new electric propulsion meant it was rated at , giving a maximum speed of and weighing .
  • Aerospace engineering and robotics an example is the most recent electric propulsion and ion propulsion.
  • The idea of electric propulsion for spacecraft dates back to 1911, introduced in a publication by Konstantin Tsiolkovsky.

electric blues

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In England, electric blues took root there during a much acclaimed Muddy Waters tour.
  • Robert Christgau credited King's embrace of Britain with creating his renown as a pioneer of electric blues guitar.
  • His early influences were "folk blues like country blues and acoustic styles", and later the electric blues of Buddy Guy.

electric utilities

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The community was named after Preston S. Arkwright, an electric utilities official.
  • The legislation would fine electric utilities that violate the initiatives renewable energy standards.
  • and ALCOA), private aviation services, gas and electric utilities, construction and local radio stations.

electric grid

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The network will provide real-time information of the electric grid for BEC vehicles.
  • The national electric grid in India has an installed capacity of 368.79 GW as of 31 December 2019.
  • This could cause a domino effect and affect the surrounding electric grid, particularly during peak times.

electric service

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These have electric service, water and sewer hook-ups as well.
  • Many large buildings have electric service provided at primary distribution voltage.
  • From 1913 an experimental electric service operated between Bury and Holcombe Brook.

electric tramway

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The electric tramway network lasted until January 2004.
  • Construction on the electric tramway began that same year.
  • On 8 February 1924, an electric tramway was opened in Baku.

electric currents

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • What carried electric currents was a mystery.
  • Magnetic fields can also be used to make electric currents.
  • These interactions produce either electric currents or heat, or both.

electric buses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Battery electric buses are charged at charging stations.
  • Electrontrans production capacity allows to produce 100 trams or 100 trolleybuses / electric buses a year.
  • The trolley cables for the electric buses were shut down on Granville Street due to the proximity of the fire.

diesel electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the early 1950s, the streamlined steam locomotives were replaced by General Motors EMD FP7 diesel electric locomotives.
  • In 1956 American Locomotive Company (ALCO), responded to an order for 130 diesel electric locomotives for use in the Republic of Argentina.
  • A diesel electric generating plant also run by the Project was built simultaneously and located on withdrawn land near the town of Coolidge.

such as electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This kind of wire is used for things such as electric guitar pickups.
  • Unmanned aircraft and models have also used power sources such as electric motors and rubber bands.
  • Due to this, copper magnet wires contribute to improving energy efficiency in equipment such as electric motors.

use of electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Static probing is mostly conducted with the use of electric sensors.
  • He was particularly critical of the music's use of electric solo breaks and the Memphis Horns to emphasize the lyrics.
  • When justifying use of electric cars over petrol cars, these kinds of studies do not provide sufficiently clear results.

electric drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The next phase of technology Audi is developing is the e-tron electric drive powertrain system.
  • Since 2010, BYD Auto, the global leader in electric vehicles, builds buses with electric drive.
  • The ship's electric drive supplied about 55% of Anchorage's electricity requirements from 1946 to 1955.

using electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The car is powered through the front wheels, always using electric power.
  • It was recorded in analogue manner by using electric guitar and processing its sounds.
  • The system was unique in France at the time for using electric power supplied by overhead lines.

electric and acoustic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For live performances Batio is an exclusive user of Dean Guitars, both electric and acoustic.
  • The number of albums released with Cremonese on both electric and acoustic guitars and backing vocals is vast, and in all genres.
  • With Rush, Lifeson plays electric and acoustic guitars, as well as other string instruments such as mandola, mandolin, and bouzouki.

electric generator

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is the principle behind the electric generator.
  • The turbines then spin an electric generator to produce electricity.
  • Since the electric generator was damaged, the whole city was blacked-out.

electric version

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2009 the C1-E electric version was presented as a concept.
  • The bike was launched in 2017 and in 2018 an electric version was introduced.
  • It will also be the only manufacturer of the electric version of this model, the Peugeot e-208.

small electric

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was a device that connected to a small electric windmill that stood on the table.
  • This may be a small electric motor with an independent power supply, or a diesel engine.
  • The vibration of the strings creates a small electric current in the coils surrounding the magnets.
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