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  • n  a former unit of electric current (slightly smaller than the SI ampere)
  • n  the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

  • Instead they are stored until a given amount (two-millionths of an ampere) accumulates.
  • There the loose wire apparently completed the circuit to his earphones, may have carried through his head more than a full ampere of current.
  • It records the action of one-millionth of an ampere, a force about one-tenth the "wing power" of a house fly.
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    BIEL, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ: IXYS), a leader in power semiconductors and integrated circuit technologies for energy efficient products used in power conversion and motor control applications, announced today a new Anode Gated Thyristor (AGT) Technology Platform. The first product derived from this new Technology Platform is the CLB30I1200HB, a 30 ampere, 1200 ...
    June 11, 2013 - Business Wire

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