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What is an alternating current?
Alternating current is an electric current that reverses direction in a circuit at regular intervals.
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What is electrolysis User: What is alternating current
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In chemistry and manufacturing, electrolysis is a method of using a direct electric current (DC) to drive an otherwise non-spontaneous chemical reaction.
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An alternating current is an electric current that reverses its direction many times a second at regular intervals, typically used in power supplies.
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