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Definition of the noun abohm
What does abohm mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abohms
- a unit of resistance equal to a billionth of an ohm
- lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
- more generic term: resistance unit = the reciprocal of conductance
- part of: ohm = a unit of electrical resistance equal to the resistance between two points on a conductor when a potential difference of one volt between them produces a current of one ampere
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by Sir Norman Lockyer
Abohm is the unit of resistance in the absolute system of units and “statvolt” is the unit of electric pressure in the electrostatic system of units. In discussing sparking voltages between spherical electrodes (p. 417), it is stated that “small balls with ...
by Donald Fenna
See abohm; statohm. See also practical unit. History The ohm, initially the oh mad, was the original unit defined specifically for electrical usage, in 1838, with 1 ft of #11 copper wire being the standard. The burgeoning ...
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.
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
abohm Electricity, the centigrade-gram-second electromagnetic unit of ...
by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta
Abohtn The unit of electrical resistance in the centimetre gram second system, abohm equals 10~9 ohm in metre kilogram second system. Aboiteaux Dike and drainage structure protecting marshlands; an outlet structure with flap gate which ...
Dictionary of Energy (2014)
by Cutler J. Cleveland, Christopher G. Morris
abohm, abvolt. abandoned Mining. describing an excavation that is deserted and in which no further mining is intended. Thus ...
by Rudolf F. Graf
One abohm ...
Technical Dictionary (1999)
by Colette Crielesi, Giuseppe Landucci
- abohm), abohm A°.
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Video shows what abohm means. A unit of electrical resistance equal to one billionth of an ohm (10-9 ohms), used in the centimeter-gram-second system of ...
Scrabble value of A1B3O1H4M3
The value of this 5-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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