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n. - The capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of 1 volt between the plates.

Usage examples (16)
  • But it's using what's called farad bead.
  • Since the unit 1 F (farad) is very great, the capacity of the capacitors manufactured only reaches fractions of 1 F.
  • Much is riding on the outcome: the joule, watt, volt, farad, weber and ohm are only some of the units derived in part from the kilo.
  • They were "amazed" when they had a cap come out that was a whole farad! for more
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