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EtymologyEdit

hecto- +‎ amp.

NounEdit

hectoamp (plural hectoamps)

  1. (metrology) An SI unit of electrical current equal to 102 amps. Symbol: h

SynonymsEdit

  • Symbol: hA.

Usage notesEdit

Multiples of 1000 are preferred in SI units, so the hectoamp is not commonly used.