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siemens

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noun sie·mens \ˈsē-mənz, ˈzē-\

Definition of siemens

plural

siemens

  1. :  a unit of conductance in the meter-kilogram-second system equivalent to one ampere per volt



Origin and Etymology of siemens

Werner von Siemens †1892 German electrical engineer


First Known Use: circa 1933


Siemens

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biographical name Sie·mens \ˈsē-mənz\

Definition of Siemens

  1. Sir William 1823–1883 British (Ger.-born) inventor




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noun sie·mens \ˈsē-mənz, ˈzē-\

Medical Definition of siemens

plural

siemens

  1. :  a unit of conductance in the mks system equivalent to one ampere per volt




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