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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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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 J.K. Petersen
abampere. AB AM An older Western Electric (now ...
by Stanley Jablonski
α see alpha AA abampere; abdominal aorta; ...
Including dimensionless numbers and scales by H. G. Jerrard
the prefix ab was suggested to denote that the unit concerned is a CGS electromagnetic unit; thus 1 abvolt = 10-8 practical volts, 1 abampere = 10 practical amperes. The suggestion met with little response at first but in recent years ...
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-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 ...
2AA 2-aminoanthracene AA abampere; abdominal aorta; acetabular anteversion; ...
A Dictionary of Science (2010)
by Elizabeth A. Martin
ofelectric current is the abampere ...
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 ...
Their SI Equivalences and Origins by François Cardarelli
Example: abampere statampere statvolt abvolt c For esu or emu derived units, the ab/stat ratio is obtained by considering each of the primary units involved, thus: abfarad abcoulomb statvolt c2 Example: statfarad abvolt statcoulomb (ii) Since ...
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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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