Meaning of meter-kilogram-second-ampere


Pronunciation: (mē'tur-kil'u-gram"sek'und-am'pēr, -am-pēr'), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to the system of units in which the meter, kilogram, second, and ampere are the principal units of length, mass, time, and electric current. Abbr.: mksa, MKSA
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