mho

noun
\ ˈmō How to pronounce mho (audio) \
plural mhos

Definition of mho

: a unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of the ohm : siemens

First Known Use of mho

1884, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mho

backward spelling of ohm

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“Mho.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mho. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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mho

noun
\ ˈmō How to pronounce mho (audio) \
plural mhos

Medical Definition of mho

: a unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of the ohm : siemens

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