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Definition 1: a unit of measurement for work - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for work unit in the sense of this definition

(work unit is a kind of ...) any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange

"the dollar is the United States unit of currency" "a unit of wheat is a bushel" "change per unit volume"

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of work equal to the work done by one horsepower in one hour

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of work equal to a force of one poundal moving through a distance of one foot

(... is a kind of work unit ) 2240 foot-pounds

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of work equal to a force of one pound moving through a distance of one foot

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 watts operating for one hour

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of energy equal to the power of one watt operating for one hour

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of heat equal to 100,000 British thermal units

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at one atmosphere pressure; equivalent to 251.997 calories

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food

(... is a kind of work unit ) unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of energy equal to the work done by an electron accelerated through a potential difference of 1 volt

(... is a kind of work unit ) a cgs unit of work or energy; the work done by a force of one dyne acting over a distance of one centimeter

(... is a kind of work unit ) a unit of work equal to the work done by a one kilogram force operating through a distance of one meter

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