ampere

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Named after the French physicist André-Marie Ampère.

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  • Hyphenation: am‧pere
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ampere (plural amperes)

  1. A unit of electrical current, the standard base unit in the International System of Units. Abbreviation: amp, Symbol: A
    Definition: The ampere is that constant current which, if maintained in two straight parallel conductors of infinite length, of negligible circular cross-section, and placed 1 metre apart in vacuum, would produce between these conductors a force equal to 2 x 10–7 newton per metre of length. (The International Bureau of Weights and Measures)

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. ampere

Galician[edit]

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. ampere

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ampere m (invariable)

  1. ampere

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. ampere (unit of electrical current)

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. ampere

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ampere c

  1. ampere

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