from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A siemens.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A former unit of electric conductance, equivalent to and superseded by the siemens.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A unit of conductivity, being the reciprocal of the ohm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A term proposed by Sir William Thomson for the unit of electrical conductivity. It is the conductivity of a body whose resistance is one ohm.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of an ohm
Lord Kelvin is credited with coining mho by reversing the spelling of ohm.
We could also call mho a backword, but we are better off staying with the family of - onyms.
An ohm is a unit of electrical resistance (named for the German physicist, Georg Simon Ohm), and a mho is a unit of conductivity of a body whose resistance is one ohm.
A mho tip: when you allow members to insult other members, it becomes a game, and gangs form and make a straw man of certain members.
Screw MN law - it's federal law that guides the Senate and it appears, in mho, that there is NO reason Franken cannot be seated.
Never been banned, and, mho, with a couple of years practice, has gotten quite good at redirecting confrontations about being a troll away from insult games -- in that, he's actually a lot better at preventing trollish discssions than many liberals here.
If any political effect at all, it will be anti-incumbment, mho.
He's much better when he plays it straight, and he's quite capable of it, mho.
February 12, 2008 at 5:59 pm weras ohm is a mesure ob resintance, mho iz a measuure of conduck tiv a tie.
Why is that in mho: 1. There are fewer women in the wireless/mobile industry.