Definition of idiostatic in English:

idiostatic

adjective

Electricity
  • (Of an electrostatic voltmeter) that does not use an auxiliary voltage in the measurement of a voltage; opposed to "heterostatic".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Thomson (1819–1890), archbishop of York.

Pronunciation

idiostatic

/ˌɪdɪə(ʊ)ˈstatɪk/