resistance unit

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Noun1.resistance unit - the reciprocal of conductance
electromagnetic unit, emu - any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism
abohm - a unit of resistance equal to a billionth of an ohm
ohm - a unit of electrical resistance equal to the resistance between two points on a conductor when a potential difference of one volt between them produces a current of one ampere
megohm - a unit of resistance equal to one million ohms
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In the movie, Colonel Madden (Wayne) was ordered to remain in the country to organize a resistance unit until the return of American forces.
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During World War II Char led a Resistance unit in the French Alps.

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