- nouna capacitance unit equal to one billion farads• Hypernyms: ↑capacitance unit
* * *\(ˈ)abˈfaˌrad, -_rəd\ noun: a cgs electromagnetic unit of capacitance equal to one billion farads that measures the capacitance of a condenser that when charged to a potential difference of one abvolt has a charge of one abcoulomb — compare ab- table
* * */ab far"ad, -euhd/, n. Elect.the centimeter-gram-second unit of capacitance, equivalent to 109 farads.
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