n tesla

Tesla

[tes-luh]
noun
Nikola [nik-oh-luh] , 1856–1943, U.S. physicist, electrical engineer, and inventor, born in Croatia.
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tesla (ˈtɛslə)
 
n
T the derived SI unit of magnetic flux density equal to a flux of 1 weber in an area of 1 square metre
 
[C20: named after Nikola Tesla]

Tesla (ˈtɛslə)
 
n
Nikola (ˈnɪkələ). 1857--1943, US electrical engineer and inventor, born in Smiljan, now in Croatia. His inventions include a transformer, generators, and dynamos

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tesla
1960, "unit of magnetic flux density," from Nikola Tesla (1856-1943), Croatian-born U.S. engineer. Tesla coil is attested from 1896.
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tesla tes·la (těs'lə)
n.
Abbr. T
A unit of magnetic field intensity in the International System of Units equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second.

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tesla   (těs'lə)  Pronunciation Key 
The SI derived unit of magnetic flux density, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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