Henry Hen"ry, n.; pl. {Henrys}. [From Joseph Henry, an American physicist.] The unit of electric induction; the induction in a circuit when the electro-motive force induced in this circuit is one volt, while the inducing current varies at the rate of one amp[`e]re a second. [1913 Webster]

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  • henry — [ ɑ̃ri ] n. m. • v. 1894; n. pr. ♦ Métrol. Unité pratique d inductance électrique (symb. H). Des henrys. ● henry nom masculin (de J. Henry, nom propre) Unité SI d inductance électrique (symbole H), équivalant à l inductance électrique d un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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