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Definition of 'henry'

Noun

  1. 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
       Synonyms: H
  2. English chemist who studied the quantities of gas absorbed by water at different temperatures and under different pressures (1775-1836)
       Synonyms: William Henry
  3. 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
  4. United States physicist who studied electromagnetic phenomena (1791-1878)
       Synonyms: Joseph Henry


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