1. volt

noun. ['ˈvoʊlt'] a unit of potential equal to the potential difference between two points on a conductor carrying a current of 1 ampere when the power dissipated between the two points is 1 watt; equivalent to the potential difference across a resistance of 1 ohm when 1 ampere of current flows through it.


  • potential unit
  • kilovolt
  • microvolt
  • kV
  • mV
  • millivolt
  • nanovolt
  • picovolt
  • femtovolt
  • abvolt

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Example sentences of the word volt

1. Noun, singular or mass
Place one wire from the 24 volt load into the NO terminal on terminal block 2.

2. Noun, plural
Identify the five volt (+5v) and zero volt (GND) wires.

Quotes containing the word volt

1. Her lips full and inviting, she has an infectious laugh and glassy cackle in her eyes, and a 2000 volt sexual charisma that beckons me like a fluff girl on scuffed knees.
- Brett Tate

2. volt-ampere

noun. a unit of electrical power in an AC circuit equal to the power dissipated when 1 volt produces a current of 1 ampere.


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  • kilovolt-ampere