Definition of milliampere in English:


Syllabification: mil·li·am·pere
Pronunciation: /ˌmilēˈamˌpi(ə)r


  • One thousandth of an ampere, a measure for small electric currents.
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    • That version is a cradle-type design that uses a thumb-sized cartridge containing methanol at a concentration of 30 percent to provide an output of 5.4 volts at 700 milliamperes.
    • It has a total output current capacity of greater than 120 milliamperes across all four channels.
    • The increased adiposity around the wrist may require, however, higher milliamperes to produce the desired result.

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