faraday

noun far·a·day \ ˈfer-ə-ˌdā , -dē ; ˈfa-rə- \

Definition of faraday

: the quantity of electricity transferred in electrolysis per equivalent weight of an element or ion equal to about 96,500 coulombs

Origin and Etymology of faraday

Michael Faraday


Faraday

biographical name Far·a·day \ ˈfer-ə-ˌdā , ˈfa-rə- , -dē \

Definition of Faraday

Michael 1791–1867 English chemist and physicist

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faraday

noun far·a·day \ ˈfar-ə-ˌdā, -əd-ē \

medical Definition of faraday

: the quantity of electricity transferred in electrolysis per equivalent weight of an element or ion equal to about 96,500 coulombs symbol f

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