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Synonyms for ampere

a former unit of electric current (slightly smaller than the SI ampere)

the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

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This was closely followed by Andre-Marie Ampere's discovery that electric currents exert attractive and repulsive forces on each other.
The son of the distinguished scientist Andre-Marie Ampere, Jean-Jacques Ampere in 1826 made his first journey to Germany.
Before the year was over, the French physicist Andre-Marie Ampere (1775-1836) had set up two parallel wires, one of which was freely movable back and forth.