ampere - definitions and synonyms

ampere noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : a former unit of electric current (slightly smaller than the SI ampere)

  2. English Meaning: 

    : the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

    Example Sentenses:

    • a typical household circuit carries 15 to 50 amps

    Synonyms:

    a / amp