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microammeter

[mahy-kroh-am-mee-ter] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˈæm mi tər/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring extremely small electric currents, calibrated in microamperes.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; micro- + ammeter
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Examples for microammeter
  • Since there is no pulsating current to amplify and rectify, the microammeter reads zero.

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