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Synonyms for coulomb

a unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second

French physicist famous for his discoveries in the field of electricity and magnetism

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Columb called for a change in rules to give the stewards power to hand out much tougher punishments than the month ban and A$20,000 (about pounds 7,500) fine imposed on Cochrane.
Prior to the broadcast, Rudy enjoyed a guided walk along the city s historic walls and had the opportunity to see some of the main tourist sites, including St Columb s Cathedral.
Other boxers from the Tyne, Tees and Wear Association to make the semis include Consett's Luke O'Rourke, Columb Henry from the SR Club in Sunderland, Chris Wallace and Declan Fusco (East Durham), Callum Ellenor (Sunderland), Jake Taylor (Lambton Street), and Jonson McClumpaham (Plains Farm), who won through on a second-round knock-out.
At a service for him at St Columb Minor Church, near Newquay, the coffin was taken into the church draped with the Union Flag and afterwards the Union flag was replaced with the St Piran's flag, to reflect Fit Lt Nicholas's roots with Cornwall.
On the film, the young student is seen being repeatedly kicked on the ground - the footage also capturing his cries of pain and pleas for his attackers, Paul Smith, 40, and his nephew James Columb, 34, both of Broadway, Treforest, to stop.
The vacancy's have arisen for young men and women aged between 17 and 24 at Columb Barracks in Mullingar.
We are excited to play a major role in helping Skycasters bring high quality Internet services to customers who are out of range of DSL and cable broadband Internet services," said Columb Harrington, CEO of U4EA.
Ricky, aged 13, said that the pair had joined the A39 and were cycling back towards St Columb Major when the accident occurred.
Kevin Columb, of Princess Louise Road, Llwynypia, Tonypandy, attacked 63-year-old Walter Pearce on December 6 last year, leaving him with serious injuries, after breaking into Mr Pearce's home in order to burgle it.
We're constantly seeking to improve the way we deliver our GoS technology to enterprises and service providers who are implementing video conferencing, voice and mission critical data applications over the Internet," said U4EA's CEO Columb Harrington.
Late in the first-half, Owen Gallagher's shot on goal was saved by Longford 'keeper Paddy Columb.
The section of the walls which run within the Fountain estate, includes a small gateway and tunnel known as a sallyport which is believed to have provided safe passage to St Columb s Cathedral during the Siege.
The Welsh songsters visited St Columb Major to give a charity concert at a local church, before which two coachloads of singers and their supporters were deposited at their hotel base in Newquay.
The first sign was erected yesterday at Castle an Dinas hillfort at St Columb Major.
Ugo will allow customers to "easily and conveniently use their President's Choice Financial MasterCard, while also earning and redeeming their PC points in one single tap transaction at their favourite Loblaw or banner store locations, said Barry Columb, president of President's Choice Financial.