giorgi system

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Giorgi system (ˈdʒɔːdʒɪ)
 
n
Also called: MKSA system a system of units based on the metre, kilogram, second, and ampere, in which the magnetic constant has the value 4π × 10--7 henries per metre. It was used as a basis for SI units
 
[C20: named after Giovanni Giorgi (1871--1950), Italian physicist]

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