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An apparatus for measuring the strength of a galvanic current by its electrolytic action.
[volt + G. metron, measure]
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At the 1908 International Conference on Electrical Units and Standards in London, it was recommended that representatives of the NMIs should meet and agree on new values of international units as defined by the mercury ohm and silver voltameter. In April and May 1910, the International Technical Committee met Washington, DC at NBS.