current unit

Definitions of current unit
  1. noun
    a measure of the amount of electric charge flowing past a circuit point at a specific time
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    A, amp, ampere
    the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    mA, milliampere
    one thousandth of an ampere
    abamp, abampere
    a unit of current equal to 10 amperes
    ampere, international ampere
    a former unit of electric current (slightly smaller than the SI ampere)
    type of:
    electromagnetic unit, emu
    any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism
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