Electro-Static Discharge (ESD)

Technology / Computers / Electro-Static Discharge (ESD): The grounding of static electricity. A sudden flow of electricity between two objects. The primary cause of integrated circuit damage and failure. Static can be picked up by the technician if he is not using proper protection, then accidentally discharged by touching a metal circuit, damaging the device.

Other Words for Discharge

Discharge Adjective Synonyms: release, let out, dismiss, let go, send away, pardon, exonerate, liberate, (set) free, acquit, let off, absolve
Discharge Noun Synonyms: shooting, firing (off), report, shot, salvo, fusillade, volley, detonation, explosion, burst
Discharge Verb Synonyms: expel, oust, dismiss, cashier, eject, give notice, sack, give (someone) the sack, fire, kick out
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Electro-Static Discharge (ESD)

Technology / Computers / Electro-Static Discharge (ESD): The grounding of static electricity. A sudden flow of electricity between two objects. The primary cause of integrated circuit damage and failure. Static can be picked up by the technician if he is no MORE

Discharge Planning

Health / Dentistry / Discharge Planning: Identifying a patient's health care needs after discharge from inpatient care MORE

Retaliatory Discharge

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Retaliatory Discharge: A form of discriminatory discharge that occurs when an employer dismisses an employee as retaliation against the employee for a specific action. MORE

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