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Definition of the noun abvolt

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noun - plural: abvolts

  1. a unit of potential equal to one-hundred-millionth of a volt
    • lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
    • more generic term: potential unit = a measure of the potential energy of a unit charge at a given point in a circuit relative to a reference point
    • part of: V / volt = a unit of potential equal to the potential difference between two points on a conductor carrying a current of 1 ampere when the power dissipated between the two points is 1 watt

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Google previewDictionary of it Terms (2009)

by S.k.bansal

The abvolt is a tiny unit of EMF, equal to 108 volts (V). In most practical applications, the volt, which is the unit of potential difference in SI, is preferred. Accelerated Graphics Port: Accelerated Graphics Port (AGP) is an interface specification that ...

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

by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia

The abvolt is the centimeter-gram-second electromagnetic unit of electromotive force. Electricity. AV Acrosomal Vesicle. AV Actual Value. Business; Finance. AV Anchoring Villus (placental). Anatomy; Biochemistry; Reproductive Medicine; ...

Google previewMusic, Physics and Engineering (2013)

by Harry F. Olson

Abvolt. An abvolt is the unit of electromotive force. Instantaneous Electromottvc Force. The instantaneous electromotive force between two points is the total ...

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

Their SI Equivalences and Origins by Fran├žois 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 previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers (2010)

by Jan W. Gooch

Abvolt n The cgs electromagnetic unit of potential difference and electromotive force. It is the potential difference that must exist between two points in order that 1 erg of work be done when one abcoulomb of charge is moved from one point to ...

Google previewDictionary of Ceramic Science and Engineering (2013)

by Ian J. McColm

abvolt. Noun. The cgs system of potential difference in the electromagnetic system ...

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 previewA Dictionary of Physics (2015)

by Jonathan Law, Richard Rennie

abampere, abcoulomb, abvolt. The prefix is an abbreviation of the word 'absolute' ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science (2010)

by Elizabeth A. Martin

abampere, abcoulomb, abvolt. The prefix is an abbreviation of the word 'absolute' as this system is also known as the absolute system. Compare sTAT-.

Google previewDictionary 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 ...

Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

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Abvolt Meaning

Video shows what abvolt means. A unit of electrical potential equal to one hundred millionth of a volt (10-8 volts), used in the centimeter-gram-second system of ...

Scrabble value of A1B3V4O1L1T1

The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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