ampere-hour

ampere-hour
noun Date: 1883 a unit quantity of electricity equal to the quantity carried past any point of a circuit in one hour by a steady current of one ampere

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  • ampere hour — noun Unit of charge = 3600 coulombs, or one ampere flowing for one hour • • • Main Entry: ↑ampere …   Useful english dictionary

  • ampere-hour — [am′pir our′] n. a standard unit for measuring the quantity of electricity, equal to the flow of a current of one ampere for one hour, or to an elapsed current drain of 3,600 coulombs …   English World dictionary

  • Ampere hour — Amp[ e]re hour (Elec.) The quantity of electricity delivered in one hour by a current whose average strength is one amp[ e]re. It is used as a unit of quantity, and is equal to 3600 coulombs. The terms …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ampere-hour — An ampere hour or amp hour (symbol Ah , A·h, A h) is a unit of electric charge, with sub units milliampere hour (mAh) and milliampere second (mAs). One ampere hour is equal to 3,600 coulombs (ampere seconds), the electric charge transferred… …   Wikipedia

  • ampere-hour — noun a unit of charge equal to 3600 coulombs • Hypernyms: ↑charge unit, ↑quantity unit • Part Meronyms: ↑ampere minute * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : a unit quantity of electricity, being the quantity carried past any point of a circuit in one hour… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ampere hour — (A·h or amp hr )    a commercial unit of electric charge often used to state the capacity of a battery. One ampere hour is the charge accumulated by a steady flow of one ampere for one hour. This is equivalent to exactly 3600 coulombs …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • ampere-hour — ampervalandė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. ampere hour vok. Amperestunde, f rus. ампер час, m pranc. ampère heure, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • ampere-hour — ampervalandė statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Elektros kiekio arba elektros krūvio matavimo vienetas, išreiškiamas elektros srovės stiprio (A) ir srovės tekėjimo trukmės (h) sandauga: 1 A · h = 3,6 kC; taikomas… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • ampere-hour — ampervalandė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. ampere hour vok. Amperestunde, f rus. ампер час, m pranc. ampère heure, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • ampere-hour — am′pere hour′ n. elm a unit of electric charge equal to the amount of electricity transferred by a current of one ampere in one hour Abbr.: Ah,amp hr, amp. hr • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

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