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n. - The basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; A former unit of electric current.

Usage examples (34)
  • Experts were able to measure the amount of electrical charge that would constitute one Ampere.
  • It had taken four meetings between Banion, his producers, and the sponsor, Ample Ampere, to settle on it.
  • The first scientist who tried to explain magnetism was Ampere with his hypothesis about elementary currents.
  • Dr. Guy Miller, executive chairman of Ampere, said he couldn't say anything beyond what was in the original statement. for more
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