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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mho, siemens, reciprocal ohm, S(noun)

    a unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of an ohm


  1. mho(Noun)

    A former unit of electric conductance, equivalent to and superseded by the siemens.

    If resistance is measured in ohms, conductance is measured in mhos.

  2. Origin: ohm spelled backwards

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Mho

    A unit of conductance, not in very general use. It is the reciprocal of the ohm. Thus a resistance of ten ohms is a conductance of one-tenth mho.

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