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amperage
American English: /ˈæmp(ə)rɪdʒ/
British English: /ˈamp(ə)rɪdʒ/

Translation of amperage in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • 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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