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CURRENT, merc. law. A term used to express present time; the current month; i.e. the present month. Price current, is the ordinary price at the time spoken of. A printed paper, containing such prices, is also called a price current.
     2. Current, in another sense, signifies that which is readily received; as, current money.

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From the Table IV, it is evident that the proposed optimal direct current vector control scheme has better performance than the existing control scheme.
The search keywords were: ("Transcranial direct current stimulation" or "tDCS" or "Transcranial direct current stimulus" or "Transcranial Electrical Stimulation") and ("Auditory Hallucination" or "Auditory Hallucinations" or "Verbal Auditory Hallucination", "phonism" or "voice*" ).
Direct current systems (3 kV and 1.5 kV) are also used in other European countries [11].
Essentially, the equipment consists of a direct current generator, often powered by a simple battery, which can be set or pre-programmed for the level ofcurrent and application time.
And since DC is more stable companies are finding ways of using high voltage direct current (HVDC) to transport electricity long distances with less electricity loss.
The thermoelectric cooling process is performed when a fixed direct current is passed through one or more pairs of n-type to p-type junctions.
The interconnection on the Bangladesh side comprises 500 MW High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) substation at Bheramara, about 27 kilometers in 400 kilovolt transmission lines from Bheramara to the Indian border and a link to the Bangladesh electricity grid.
of Bologna) and Marzinotto, with the Italian national power grid operator Terna, predict that high voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission will have profound effects throughout the world over the next few decades, as national grids merge into regional ones and electricity is transmitted over much longer distances.
Melexis Technologies (Novi, MI) has released its latest advanced motor controller IC for use with the direct current (DC) and single- or dual-phase brushless direct current (BLDC) motors.
Heerema said the Dolwin Alpha is an offshore direct current grid connection system with a capacity of 800 MW.
Research by Priori [2,3] and Nitsche and colleagues [4-6] led to the development of a technique consisting of the application of weak electrical currents through the scalp, which is now called transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS).
Pattern is developing the Southern Cross project to add a High Voltage Direct Current transmission tie of up to 3.000 MW between ERCOT in Texas and the transmission grid deep in the southeastern United States by 2016.

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