Meaning of statcoulomb


Pronunciation: (stat-k'lom, -lōm), [key]
— n. Elect.
  1. the electrostatic unit of a quantity of electricity, equivalent to 3.3356 × 10 coulomb and equal to the quantity of charge transferred in one second across a conductor in which there is a constant current of one statampere.
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