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abcoulomb

[ab-koo-lom, -lohm]
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noun
  1. Electricity. the centimeter-gram-second unit of quantity of electricity, equivalent to 10 coulombs.
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abcoulomb

noun
  1. the cgs unit of electric charge in the electromagnetic system; the charge per second passing any cross section of a conductor through which a steady current of 1 abampere is flowing: equivalent to 10 coulombs
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