Definition of 'henry'
- a unit of inductance in which an induced electromotive force of one volt is produced when the current is varied at the rate of one ampere per second
- English chemist who studied the quantities of gas absorbed by water at different temperatures and under different pressures (1775-1836)
Synonyms: William Henry
- a leader of the American Revolution and a famous orator who spoke out against British rule of the American colonies (1736-1799)
Synonyms: Patrick Henry
- United States physicist who studied electromagnetic phenomena (1791-1878)
Synonyms: Joseph Henry