electrostatic unit(redirected from electrostatic units)
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Any of various units of electricity or magnetism in the centimeter-gram-second system based on the forces of interaction between electric charges.
(Units) any unit that belongs to a system of electrical cgs units in which the electric constant is given the value of unity and is taken as a pure number. Abbreviation: ESU or e.s.u. Compare electromagnetic unit
a unit in the system of electric units derived from the force of repulsion between two static charges.
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|Noun||1.||electrostatic unit - any of various units of electricity based on forces of interaction between electric charges|