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Medical Term:

abampere

Pronunciation: ab-am′pēr

Definition: Electromagnetic unit of current equal to 10 absolute amperes; a current that exerts a force of 2π dynes on a unit magnetic pole at the center of a circle of wire 1 cm in radius.

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