megohm

[ meg-ohm ]
/ ˈmɛgˌoʊm /
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noun Electricity.

a unit of resistance, equal to one million ohms. Symbol: MΩ; Abbreviation: meg

Nearby words

  1. megiddo,
  2. megillah,
  3. megilp,
  4. meglumine,
  5. mego,
  6. megohmmeter,
  7. megophthalmus,
  8. megrim,
  9. megrims,
  10. meh

Origin of megohm

First recorded in 1865–70; meg- + ohm

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British Dictionary definitions for megohm

megohm

/ (ˈmɛɡˌəʊm) /

noun

one million ohmsSymbol:
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