statcoulomb

[stat-koo-lom, -lohm]

noun Electricity.

the electrostatic unit of a quantity of electricity, equivalent to 3.3356 × 10−10 coulomb and equal to the quantity of charge transferred in one second across a conductor in which there is a constant current of one statampere.

Nearby words

  1. stassen, harold edward,
  2. stat,
  3. stat.,
  4. statampere,
  5. statant,
  6. state,
  7. state aid,
  8. state attorney,
  9. state bank,
  10. state bird

Origin of statcoulomb

stat- (see statampere) + coulomb

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