What does the word galvanic mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to galvanism.

Usage examples for galvanic

  1. At this moment there ran through Dora a sensation similar to that occasioned by a mild galvanic shock, but as she was looking out of the open door, the rest of the company saw no signs of this. – The Girl at Cobhurst by Frank Richard Stockton
  2. Purposing a smile of courtesy, he had deformed his face with a sort of galvanic grin which, when Feathertop's back was turned, he exchanged for a scowl, at the same time shaking his fist and stamping his gouty foot- an incivility which brought its retribution along with it. – Short Stories of Various Types by Various
  3. The galvanic flame seemed more active at this elevation than on the earth. – Wonderful Balloon Ascents or, the Conquest of the Skies by Fulgence Marion
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