Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The centimeter-gram-second electromagnetic unit of charge, equal to ten coulombs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A unit of electromagnetic charge equal to ten coulombs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name proposed for the c. g. s. electromagnetic unit of electrical quantity; 10 coulombs. Also abscoulomb.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a unit of electrical charge equal to 10 coulombs

Etymologies

ab- (“absolute”) +‎ coulomb (Wiktionary)

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