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

  • n. The centimeter-gram-second electromagnetic unit of resistance, equal to one billionth of an ohm.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A unit of electrical resistance equal to one billionth of an ohm (10-9 ohms), used in the centimeter-gram-second system of units.

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

  • n. a unit of resistance equal to a billionth of an ohm


ab- (“absolute”) +‎ ohm (Wiktionary)


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