Pronunciation: (vōlt),[key] —n.Elect. the SI unit of potential difference and electromotive force, formally defined to be the difference of electric potential between two points of a conductor carrying a constant current of one ampere, when the power dissipated between these points is equal to one watt. Abbr.: V
Pronunciation: (vōlt),[key] —n. 1. Manège. a. a circular or turning movement of a horse.
b. a gait in which a horse going sideways turns around a center, with the head turned outward.
2. Fencing.a sudden movement or leap to avoid a thrust.