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Capacitance

Capacitance

WordNet



noun


(1)   An electrical device characterized by its capacity to store an electric charge
(2)   An electrical phenomenon whereby an electric charge is stored
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. The property of a conductor that permits it to store charge
  2. That part of an electrical circuit exhibiting capacitance
  3. The ratio Q/V of charge to potential in a conductor

SI unit: farad (F)