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  3  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Weber  \We"ber\,  n.  [From  the  name  of  Professor  Weber,  a  German 
  electrician.]  (Elec.) 
  The  standard  unit  of  electrical  quantity,  and  also  of 
  current.  See  {Coulomb},  and  {Amp?re}.  [Obs.] 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Coulomb  \Cou`lomb"\  (k??`l?n"),  n.  [From  Coulomb,  a  French 
  physicist  and  electrican.]  (Physics) 
  The  standard  unit  of  quantity  in  electrical  measurements.  It 
  is  the  quantity  of  electricity  conveyed  in  one  second  by  the 
  current  produced  by  an  electro-motive  force  of  one  volt 
  acting  in  a  circuit  having  a  resistance  of  one  ohm,  or  the 
  quantity  transferred  by  one  amp[`e]re  in  one  second  Formerly 
  called  {weber}. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  a  unit  of  magnetic  flux  equal  to  100,000,000  maxwells  [syn: 

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