Ampere

Pronunciation: /æm pɪər/ Explain
Abbreviations: A, amp

An ampere is the official SI unit of measure of electric current. Ampere is abbreviated amp. The symbol for ampere is A. The ampere is named after French physicist André-Marie Ampère.

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McAdams, David E. Ampere. 6/13/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/a/ampere.html.

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6/13/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup. (McAdams, David E.)
6/12/2018: Updated link to Ampere biography. (McAdams, David E.)
11/12/2011: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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