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microfarad

[¦mī·krō′far·əd]
(electricity)
A unit of capacitance equal to one-millionth of a farad. Abbreviated μF.
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Hence, there is no need to use a large dc capacitor of several thousands of microfarads in sustaining a constant dc voltage, and only a small dc capacitor of several tens of microfarads is applied to act as a snubber and filter circuit.
The upscale BC27pi has over 200,000 microfarads of capacitance and a separate power supply and sells for $1395.
1 microfarads of input and output capacitance, and operate on a typical quiescent current of 50 microamperes.
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