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Definition of the noun abwatt

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noun - plural: abwatts

  1. a power unit equal to the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt (one ten-thousandth of a milliwatt)
    • lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
    • more generic term: power unit = a measure of electric power
    • part of: milliwatt = a unit of power equal to one thousandth of a watt

Alternative definition of the noun abwatt

noun

  1. [dated] A unit of electrical power equal to one ten-millionth of a watt (10-7 watts), used in the centimeter-gram-second system of units

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Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

abwatt Electricity, the centimeter- gram-second unit ...

Google previewDictionary of Ceramic Science and Engineering (2013)

by Ian J. McColm

abwatt. Noun. The cgs system of power in the electromagnetic system. Equals the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt. It is equivalent to 10−7 W. A/C. Abbreviation.

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Abwatt Meaning

Video shows what abwatt means. A unit of electrical power equal to one ten-millionth of a watt (10-7 watts), used in the centimeter-gram-second system of units.

Scrabble value of A1B3W4A1T1T1

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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