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Coulomb (n.)

"unit of quantity in measuring electric current" (the quantity of electricity conveyed in 1 second by a current of 1 ampere, 1881, named for French chemist Charles-Augustin de Coulomb (1736-1806), who devised a method of measuring electrical quantity. The surname is a French form of Columbus.

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Definitions of Coulomb
1
coulomb (n.)
a unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second;
Synonyms: c / ampere-second
2
Coulomb (n.)
French physicist famous for his discoveries in the field of electricity and magnetism; formulated Coulomb's Law (1736-1806);
Synonyms: Charles Augustin de Coulomb
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