microfarad


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microfarad

 (μF) [mi″kro-far´ad]
one millionth (10−6) of a farad.

microfarad

/mi·cro·far·ad/ (μF) (-far´ad) one millionth (10−6) of a farad.

microfarad (μF)

[mī′krōfer′əd]
Etymology: Gk, mikros + farad, Michael Faraday
a unit of capacitance that equals one millionth of a farad. See also farad.

microfarad

one-millionth (10−6) farad; abbreviated μF.
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