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Definition of the noun abampere
What does abampere mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abamperes
- a unit of current equal to 10 amperes
- lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
- synonym of abampere: abamp
- more generic term: current unit = a measure of the amount of electric charge flowing past a circuit point at a specific time
- part: ampere / amp / A = the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
Alternative definition of the noun abampere
- Unit of electrical current in electromagnetic and Gaussian cgs systems of units, equal to 10 amperes in SI units.
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Acoustical Engineering (1957)
by Harry F. Olson
Abampere — An abampere is the unit of current. Instantaneous Current — The instantaneous current at a point is the total instantaneous current at that point. The unit is the abampere. Effective Current — The effective current at a point is the ...
by Alexander Suss Langsdorf
are all made equal to unity, / is likewise unity, from which it follows that the abampere is a current of such magnitude that if it flows in a straight wire 1 cm. long, placed perpendicular to the lines of force of a magnetic field having a flux density of ...
A Treatise on the Elements of Electrical Engineering: Direct and alternating current machines and systems (1917)
by William Suddards Franklin
The abampere is the c.g.s. unit of current. The electrical units now almost universally employed, namely, the ampere, the volt, the ohm, the coulomb, the farad, and so forth, are not the c.g.s. units but convenient multiples or FERROMAGNETISM ...
Dictionary of it Terms (2009)
The abampere is a moderately large unit of current, equivalent to 10 amperes (A). In most applications, the ampere, which is the unit of ...
General Physics (1918)
An Elementary Treatise on Natural Philosophy by William Suddards Franklin, Barry MacNutt
The abampere is the c.g.s. unit of current. The c.g.s. system of electrical units. — In earlier days, the resistance of a particular piece of wire would be used as a unit of resistance, the electromotive force of a particular voltaic cell would be used ...
by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia
aA Abampere. Abampere is the centimeter-gram-second electromagnetic unit of current, equivalent to 10 amperes. Electricity. AA Absolute Address; Machine Address. Absolute ...
by Ian J. McColm
abampere. Noun. The cgs unit of current; equivalent to 10 A. It is the constant current ...
by J.K. Petersen
abampere. AB AM An older Western Electric (now ...
by Stanley Jablonski
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2AA 2-aminoanthracene AA abampere; abdominal aorta; acetabular anteversion; ...
by J.K. Petersen
abampere, ab-ampere In the centimeter-gram-second (CGS) system, an absolute unit for current. Since the abampere is often too large for practical convenience, current is described instead in terms of amperes (one- tenth of ...
A Dictionary of Science (2010)
by Elizabeth A. Martin
ofelectric current is the abampere (all e.m.u. have the prefix ah- attached to the names of practical units).
A Dictionary of Physics (2015)
by Jonathan Law, Richard Rennie
abampere, abcoulomb, abvolt. The prefix is an abbreviation of the word 'absolute' ...
by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen
troop-transport helicopter AB-206 Agusta-Bell five-seat turbine-powered helicopter aba adrenergic blocking agent; antibacterial activity ab-a abampere ABA Aaron Burr Association; Air Brake Association; American Badminton Association; ...
by Jasvinder Singh
to indicate the corresponding unit in the electromagnetic system (for example abvolt, abampere). (Also see absolute units). Abbe condenser : An optical ...
by UN Panda
Abampere An electromagnetic unit of current equivalent to 10 amperes. Abapical Away from or opposite the apex. Abaptiston A conical trephine so designed that it will not slip through the bony opening and injure the underlying dura mater or ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3A1M3P3E1R1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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