megohm

noun
meg·​ohm | \ ˈmeg-ˌōm How to pronounce megohm (audio) \

Definition of megohm

: one million ohms

First Known Use of megohm

1867, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for megohm

meg(a)- + ohm

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“Megohm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/megohm. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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megohm

noun
meg·​ohm | \ ˈmeg-ˌōm How to pronounce megohm (audio) \

Medical Definition of megohm

: one million ohms

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