Definition of Ohm's law in English:

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Ohm's law

Pronunciation: /əʊmz/


A law stating that electric current is proportional to voltage and inversely proportional to resistance.
Example sentences
  • This conductance is approximately two orders of magnitude lower than the conductance calculated from Ohm's law if the channel radius is taken to be equal to 1 nm.
  • This is a qualitative description of Ohm's law (I = V / R) that accounts for the observation that current strength is proportional to the amount of voltage.
  • The relationship, however, abruptly deviates from Ohm's law with further decreases in the membrane potential.
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