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

  • n. The centimeter-gram-second electromagnetic unit of current equal to ten amperes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Unit of electrical current in electromagnetic and Gaussian cgs systems of units, equal to 10 amperes in SI units.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a unit of electrical current equal to 10 amperes.

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

  • n. a unit of current equal to 10 amperes


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


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