Dictionary.com

statfarad

[ stat-far-uhd, -ad ]
/ ˈstætˌfær əd, -æd /
Save This Word!

noun Electricity.

the electrostatic unit of capacitance, equivalent to 1.1126 × 10−12 farad and equal to the capacitance of a condenser in which one statcoulomb is transferred from one conductor of the condenser to the other per volt of potential difference between the conductors.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!

In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of statfarad

stat- (see statampere) + farad
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Learn A New Word Right Now!