Definition of amperage in English:


Line breaks: am¦per|age
Pronunciation: /ˈamp(ə)rɪdʒ


  • The strength of an electric current in amperes.
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    • In an electrical circuit, the number of electrons that are moving is called the amperage or the current, and it is measured in amps.
    • The electric fence should be high voltage, low amperage, so that no harm can be done to any animal or person.
    • High voltage and low amperage were used to increase the contrast between the dense tantalum markers and the bone.

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