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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n.- The practical meter-kilogram-second unit of electric charge equal to the quantity of electricity transferred by a current of one ampere in one second.

Usage examples (12)
  • It was you who stated the temperature in coulombs.
  • The apparatus traces a curve whose ordinates give the number of coulombs sought.
  • The question is to know at every moment the quantity of coulombs produced by the pile.
  • It is formally defined as the radiation intensity required to produce and ionization charge of 0.000258 coulombs per kilogram of air. for more
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