meter-kilogram-second-ampere

[ mee-ter-kil-uh-gram-sek-uh nd-am-peer, -am-peer ]
/ ˈmi tərˈkɪl əˌgræmˈsɛk əndˈæm pɪər, -æmˈpɪər /

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

Origin of meter-kilogram-second-ampere

First recorded in 1935–40
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