millivolt


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millivolt

[′mil·ə‚vōlt]
(electricity)
A unit of potential difference or emf equal to one-thousandth of a volt. Abbreviated mV.
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5 millivolts, compared to 20 millivolts for existing technologies, a reduction of 87.
In some men, this tiny charge weakens to around 50 millivolts and cells become traumatised.
Dr Franco is Fisch of the BX3 Laboratories in Paris says: ``On a healthy head, the cells in the hair follicle are continuously charged by the body's natural electricity at about 70 millivolts.
A bathing child playing with a faucet or spout with a wet hand could complete a circuit driven by this voltage, which may vary from several millivolts to over a volt.
The voltages produced are typically on the order of millivolts to a volt, but can be as much as 10 or 20 volts if the ground points are separated by hundreds of feet.
The 714B Thermocouple Temperature Calibrator measures and simulates 17 different thermocouple types as well as millivolts to verify process sensors by direct comparison of measured versus reported temperatures.
The result was 400 millivolts of power, or about one quarter of AAA battery's energy.
The ORP electrode cartridge features rugged PEEK construction and measures from -2,000 to +2,000 millivolts over a wide temperature range of 23 to 176[degrees]F (-5 to 80[degrees]C).
The team calculated that three cables in the Indian Ocean would have seen voltages of about 500 millivolts, well above the estimated 100 millivolts of background noise.
The multifunctional DPI 832 provides the ability to source and measure millivolts, milliamps or volts, while simultaneously measuring milliamps or capturing switch trip values.