Definition of milliampere in English:

milliampere

noun

  • One thousandth of an ampere, a measure for small electric currents.

    • ‘That version is a cradle-type design that uses a thumb-sized cartridge containing methanol at a concentration of 30 percent to provide an output of 5.4 volts at 700 milliamperes.’
    • ‘It has a total output current capacity of greater than 120 milliamperes across all four channels.’
    • ‘The increased adiposity around the wrist may require, however, higher milliamperes to produce the desired result.’

Pronunciation:

milliampere

/ˌmilēˈampir/