1. [ noun ] (physics) a unit 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; the potential difference across 1 ohm of resistance when 1 ampere flows through it
Synonyms: volt
Related terms: potential_unit kilovolt millivolt femtovolt microvolt picovolt nanovolt abvolt
2. [ adjective ] being one more than four
Synonyms: five 5
Related terms: cardinal
3. [ noun ] (chemistry) a soft silvery white toxic metallic element used in steel alloys; it occurs in several complex minerals including carnotite and vanadinite
Synonyms: atomic_number_23 vanadium
Related terms: metallic_element vanadinite carnotite
4. [ noun ] the 22nd letter of the Roman alphabet
Related terms: letter Roman_alphabet
5. [ noun ] (mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
Synonyms: 5 five pentad quintet quint quintuplet fivesome fin Phoebe Little_Phoebe cinque
Related terms: digit
Similar spelling:   Vu