millifarad

[ mil-uh-far-uh d, -ad ]
/ ˈmɪl əˌfær əd, -æd /

noun Electricity.

a unit of capacitance, equal to one thousandth of a farad. Abbreviation: mF, mf

Nearby words

  1. millidegree,
  2. millie,
  3. millieme,
  4. milliequivalent,
  5. millier,
  6. milligal,
  7. milligan,
  8. milligram,
  9. milligram-hour,
  10. millihenry

Origin of millifarad

First recorded in 1960–65; milli- + farad

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