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meter-kilogram-second-ampere

[ mee-ter-kil-uh-gram-sek-uhnd-am-peer, -am-peer ]
/ ˈmi tərˈkɪl əˌgræmˈsɛk əndˈæm pɪər, -æmˈpɪər /
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adjective
of or relating to the system of units in which the meter, kilogram, second, and ampere are the principal units of length, mass, time, and electric current. Abbreviation: mksa, MKSA
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Origin of meter-kilogram-second-ampere

First recorded in 1935–40
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