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Definition of the noun abfarad

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noun - plural: abfarads

  1. a capacitance unit equal to one billion farads
    • lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
    • more generic term: capacitance unit = a measure of the capacity of a circuit component to store charge
    • part: farad / F = the capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of 1 volt between the plates

Alternative definition of the noun abfarad


  1. [dated] A unit of capacitance equal to one billion (109) farads, used in the centimeter-gram-second system of units

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Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Acronyms, Initialisms, Abbreviations and Symbols (2003)

by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia

The abfarad is the centimeter-gram-second electromagnetic unit of capacitance. Electricity. AF; af Absorption Factor. Nucleonics. A.F. Admiral of the Fleet. AF Advance Freight. AF Advancing Fire. Ordnance. af. (abbr.) affix. Linguistics.

Google previewA Dictionary of Weights, Measures, and Units (2002)

by Donald Fenna

See abfarad; statfarad. See also practical unit. History Sometimes distinguished as the Latimer—Clark farad, such a unit had been in use in the UK since 1867 at the size of the current uF, being about the capacitance of 2 000 ft of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Units (2013)

Including dimensionless numbers and scales by H. G. Jerrard

Abampere (abcoulomb, abfarad, abohm, abvolt) The prefix ab- denotes the.

Google previewModern Dictionary of Electronics (1999)

by Rudolf F. Graf

abfarad —— Centimeter-gram-second electromagnetic unit of capacitance. The capacitance ...

Google previewOxford English Dictionary Additions Series (1997)

by John A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner

of electrical and magnetic quantities to form the names of corresponding units in the CGS electromagnetic system, as abampere, abcoulomb, abfarad, abhenry, abohm, abvolt.

Google previewDictionary of Ceramic Science and Engineering (2013)

by Ian J. McColm

abfarad. Noun. The cgs unit of capacitance; the capacitance of a capacitor having a charge of 1 abcoulomb and a potential difference of 1 abvolt between its conductors. Equivalent to 109 farads. abhenry. Noun.

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Scientific Units, Weights and Measures (2012)

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 ...

Google previewJablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (2008)

by Stanley Jablonski

ascitic fluid;atrial fibrillation; atrial flutter;atrialfusion; attenuationfactor; attributable fraction;audio frequency aF abfarad af audiofrequency AFA acromegaloid facial appearance [syndrome]; advancedfirstaid; alcohol- formaldehyde-acetic acid ...

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

electric ventilating device 231 emanation electric ventilating device fan electrified particle ion electrode anode, cathode electrode giving off positive ions anode electromagnetic unit abampere, abfarad, maxwell electromotive unit volt ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

abfarad (ab'far'ad), n. [ab(solute) + farad.] A name ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

abfarad (ab'far'ad), n. [ab(solute) + farad.] A name ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

abfarad (ab'far'ad), n. [absolute) + farad,] A name ...

Google previewTechnical Dictionary (1999)

by Colette Crielesi, Giuseppe Landucci

- abfarad), abfarad A.F. (acr. - actum fide), fatto sulla parola * (acr. - Admiral of the Fleet), Ammiraglio * (acr. - Air Force), Aereonautica, Aeronautica * (acr.

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Abfarad Meaning

Video shows what abfarad means. A unit of capacitance equal to one billion (109) farads, used in the centimeter-gram-second system of units. Abfarad Meaning.

Scrabble value of A1B3F4A1R1A1D2

The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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