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 (mī′krō-făr′əd, -ăd)
A unit of capacitance equal to one millionth (10-6) of a farad.


(Units) one millionth of a farad; 10–6 farad. Symbol: μF


(ˈmaɪ krəˌfær əd, -æd)

a unit of capacitance, equal to one millionth of a farad. Abbr.: mf.
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Noun1.microfarad - a unit of capacitance equal to one millionth of a farad
capacitance unit - a measure of the capacity of a circuit component to store charge
picofarad - a unit of capacitance equal to one trillionth of a farad
millifarad - a unit of capacitance equal to one thousandth of a farad
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