ammeter


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to ammeter: Multimeter

am·me·ter

 (ăm′mē′tər)
n.
An instrument for measuring electric currents in amperes.

ammeter

(ˈæmˌmiːtə)
n
(General Physics) an instrument for measuring an electric current in amperes
[C19: am(pere) + -meter]

am•me•ter

(ˈæmˌmi tər)
n.
an instrument for measuring current in amperes.
[1880–85; am (pere) + -meter]

am·me·ter

(ăm′mē′tər)
An instrument that measures an electric current and indicates its strength in amperes.

ammeter

an instrument for measuring the amperage of an electrical current.
See also: Instruments
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ammeter - a meter that measures the flow of electrical current in amperesammeter - a meter that measures the flow of electrical current in amperes
meter - any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity
milliammeter - a sensitive ammeter graduated in milliamperes
Translations
амперметър
ampermetar

ammeter

[ˈæmɪtəʳ] Namperímetro m

ammeter

nAmperemeter nt

ammeter

[ˈæmˌmiːtəʳ] namperometro
References in periodicals archive ?
Temperature is a key factor in determining the performance of shunt-based ammeter systems that aim to achieve 0.5, 0.25, and even 0.1 percent accuracy.
Why has Simply Golf Holidays and The Costa del Sol Golf New teamed up to host an ammeter golf tournament?
You are absolutely right that an ammeter is easiest, but unfortunately some of us boaters only have a screwdriver, adjustable wrench, hammer and a roll of duct tape.
If the current is directed through an ammeter, it is reasonable to expect that the ammeter reading ([I.sub.M]) will be essentially equal to the original [I.sub.s].
The quantity of abrasive thrown is determined by the ammeter, which reflects the loading on the wheel motor.
The pieces of metal, which serve as two electrodes in a circuit, were connected by a zero-resistivity ammeter to measure any current flow between them.
Contract awarded for 2350ns-ammeter 90 mm x 90 mm moving coil dc ammeter for battery charger range 30-0-30 amps centre zero class 1.5, flush panel mounting, meco model no m 96 (square quadrant) with rubber gasket, sett & de drg.
Ix Innovations PocketPico SafeRanging picoammeter is a low current ammeter that measures DC current from 20 pA to 2 mA.
At picoamp currents and lower, a number of effects in the cabling, test fixtures, ammeter, and the device or material under test can generate significant currents that limit the measurement.
CSS modules provide same features along with built-in ammeter, and in conjunction with CIM module, the ability to be remotely controlled and monitored from a PC.