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megohm

[meg-ohm] /ˈmɛgˌoʊm/
noun, Electricity
1.
a unit of resistance, equal to one million ohms. Symbol: MΩ;
Abbreviation: meg.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; meg- + ohm
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Examples from the web for megohm
  • Test data shall include megohm readings and leakage current readings.
  • Insulation resistance between individual external conductors and between conductors and ground shall be not less than one megohm.
  • Insulation resistance between individual external conductors and between conductors and ground shall not be less than one megohm.
  • Insulation resistance between individual external conductors and between conductors and ground, shall be not less than one megohm.
  • Insulation resistance between individual external conductors and between conductors and ground shall be a minimum of one megohm.
British Dictionary definitions for megohm

megohm

/ˈmɛɡˌəʊm/
noun
1.
one million ohms
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