amperage

- The intensity of a
__current flow__. Expressed in amperes. ampere The fundamental SI__unit__of__electric current__. Currently, it is defined as the__constant current__that produces a force of 0.2 micronewtons per meter between two infinitely long parallel conductors placed one meter apart in a vacuum. A current of one ampere equals one coulomb of__charge__per second. Its abbreviation is amp. Its__symbol__is A.

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