amperage


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am·per·age

(am'pĕr-ij),
Intensity of electric current, as measured in amperes. See: ampere.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

amperage

(am′pĕ′răj, am-pēr′ăj)
The rate of flow of electrons in an electrical circuit.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
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