from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter. See Table at measurement.
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- n. In the International System of Units, the derived unit of magnetic flux density or magnetic inductivity. Symbol: T
After Nikola Tesla.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Named after Nikola Tesla. (Wiktionary)