Siemens Definition

sēmənz
noun
The basic unit of electric conductance in the SI system, equal to one ampere per volt.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
sreciprocal ohmmhoSir Charles William SiemensKarl Wilhelm SiemensErnst Werner von Siemens
proper name
(born Karl Wilhelm von Siemens) 1823-83; Brit. engineer & inventor, born in Germany.
Webster's New World

Origin of Siemens

  • Named after the German inventor Werner von Siemens.

    From Wiktionary

  • After Ernst Werner von Siemens

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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