Definition of milliammeter in English:


Syllabification: mil·li·am·me·ter
Pronunciation: /ˌmilēˈa(m)ˌmētər


  • An instrument for measuring electric current in milliamperes.
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    • As the sensitivity of such milliammeters is usually low, it is necessary first to amplify the polarographic current.
    • For example, the milliammeter may be calibrated to read in cubic feet per minute.
    • X-ray machines used for diagnosis or treatment therefore need to have voltmeters and milliammeters for proper adjustment.

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