from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various systems of units for electricity and magnetism based on a system of equations in which the permeability of free space is taken as unity and by means of which the abampere is defined as the fundamental unit of current.
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- n. Any of the various units to measure electricity and magnetism in the CGS (now replaced by SI) system of units; abbreviated emu or EMU.
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- n. any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism
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