Definition of Megavolt

1. n. One of the larger measures of electro-motive force, amounting to one million volts.



Definition of Megavolt

1. Noun. One million ( 106 ) volts, abbreviated as MV. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Megavolt

1. a unit of electromotive force [n -S]

Medical Definition of Megavolt

1. One of the larger measures of electromotive force, amounting to one million volts. Origin: Mega- + volt. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Literary usage of Megavolt

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1. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1911)
"With a capacity of 50 to 60 megawatts per section, a permanent carrying capacity of each busbar reactance, of two megavolt-amperes, at 15 deg. phase ..."

2. Mechanical World and Engineering Record (1881)
"The supply capacities requisitioned for these very large works are 52 megavolt-amperes and 35 megavolt-amperes respectively, and in addition the Margam ..."

3. Science and Technology to Counter Terrorism: Proceedings of an Indo-U.S by Roddam Narasimha, National Academy of Sciences (U.S.), United States, Office of Naval Research (2007)
"Extra High Tension transformers of up to 1000 megavolt-amperes are available; 500 megavolt-amperes are common. They are very expensive but very efficient. ..."

4. Transactions by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1911)
"With a capacity of 50 to 60 megawatts per section, a permanent carrying capacity of each busbar reactance, of two megavolt-amperes, at 15 deg. phase ..."

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