capacitance unit

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Noun1.capacitance unit - a measure of the capacity of a circuit component to store charge
electromagnetic unit, emu - any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism
picofarad - a unit of capacitance equal to one trillionth of a farad
microfarad - a unit of capacitance equal to one millionth of a farad
millifarad - a unit of capacitance equal to one thousandth of a farad
farad, F - the capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of 1 volt between the plates
abfarad - a capacitance unit equal to one billion farads
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HRU stands for the hydraulic resistance unit in the model, HCU for hydraulic capacitance unit and HIU for hydraulic inductance unit.
s/A HCU--Hydraulic capacitance unit, HIU--Hydraulic inductance unit, HRU--Hydraulic resistance unit Table 2.
Joe Lewis at Monitor Technologies adds that some materials--particularly powders--tend to coat the probe of standard capacitance units.