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An instrument that measures electric current by indicating the level of magnetic attraction or repulsion between a fixed and a movable coil, one of which carries the current to be measured.
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(General Physics) an instrument that uses the interaction of the magnetic fields of two coils to measure electric current, voltage, or power
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e•lec•tro•dy•na•mom•e•ter(ɪˌlɛk troʊˌdaɪ nəˈmɒm ɪ tər)
an instrument that measures current, voltage, or power by the interaction of magnetic fields produced by the currents in two sets of coils.
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