the electrostatic unit of a quantity of electricity, equivalent to 3.3356 × 10 −10 coulomb and equal to the quantity of charge transferred in one second across a conductor in which there is a constant current of one statampere.
noun 1. financial support extended by a state government to a local institution serving the public, as a school or library.
noun 1. state’s attorney. state’s attorney or state attorney noun 1. (in judicial proceedings) the legal representative of the state.
noun 1. a bank chartered by a state and operated under the banking laws of that state. noun 1. (in the US) a commercial bank incorporated under a State charter and not required to be a member of the Federal Reserve System Compare national bank
noun 1. a bird chosen as an official symbol of a U.S. state.