micro-farad

microfarad

[mahy-kruh-far-uhd, -ad]
noun Electricity.
a unit of capacitance, equal to one millionth of a farad. Abbreviation: mf., mfd. Symbol: μF, μf

Origin:
1870–75; micro- + farad

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microfarad (ˈmaɪkrəʊˌfærəd)
 
n
μF one millionth of a farad; 10--6 farad

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microfarad   (mī'krō-fār'əd, -ād)  Pronunciation Key 
A unit of capacitance equal to one millionth (10-6) of a farad. The microfarad is used for most electronic applications. Its symbol is μF.
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