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milliammeter

[mil-ee-am-mee-ter] /ˌmɪl iˈæmˌmi tər/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring small electric currents, calibrated in milliamperes.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; milliam(pere) + -meter
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  • One, but not both, of the indicators required by this regulation may be a milliammeter labeled to indicate x-ray tube current.
  • Drop lines are generally powered by flashlight batteries and equipped with a milliammeter.

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