ohm

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ohm

noun \ˈōm\

: a unit for measuring electrical resistance

Full Definition of OHM

:  the practical meter-kilogram-second unit of electric resistance equal to the resistance of a circuit in which a potential difference of one volt produces a current of one ampere
ohm·ic \ˈō-mik\ adjective
ohm·i·cal·ly \-mi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin of OHM

Georg Simon Ohm
First Known Use: 1867

Rhymes with OHM

Ohm

biographical name \ˈōm\

Definition of OHM

Georg Simon 1787–1854 Ger. physicist

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