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- noun An instrument that measures electric current by indicating the level of magnetic attraction or repulsion between a fixed and a movable coil, one of which carries the current to be measured.
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- noun An instrument, having a fixed and a moveable
coil, that measures the powerflowing in an electric circuit; a type of wattmeter.
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electro- + dynamometer
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