Meaning of statohm


Pronunciation: (stat'ōm"), [key]
— n. Elect.
  1. the electrostatic unit of resistance, equivalent to 8.9876 × 10 ohms and equal to the resistance in a conductor in which one statvolt of potential difference produces a current of one statampere.
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