amperage

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noun am·per·age \ˈam-p(ə-)rij, -ˌpir-ij\

Definition of amperage

  1. :  the strength of a current of electricity expressed in amperes

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First Known Use of amperage

1888


AMPERAGE Defined for English Language Learners

amperage

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Definition of amperage for English Language Learners

  • : the strength of a current of electricity expressed in amperes


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amperage

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noun am·per·age \ˈam-p(ə-)rij, -ˌpi(ə)r-ij\

Medical Definition of amperage

  1. :  the strength of a current of electricity expressed in amperes


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