Origin of ampere
Definition for ampere (2 of 2)
Related formsAm·per·i·an [am-peer-ee-uh n, -per-] /æmˈpɪər i ən, -ˈpɛr-/, adjective
Examples from the Web for ampere
In a Weston voltmeter of regular type, the maximum current required for a full scale-deflection is only 0.01 ampere.Inventors at Work|George Iles
The volt meter indicates 110 volts and the ammeter shows that one ampere is passing.
The meter showed that it allowed only one quarter of an ampere to pass.
Capacities range from 47 ampere-hours to 127 ampere-hours at a one ampere discharge rate.The Automobile Storage Battery|O. A. Witte
But it is a little different when one is interested in an ampere.Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son|John Mills