James, 1736–1819, Scottish engineer and inventor.
the derived SI unit of power, equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a potential difference of 1 volt. 1 watt is equivalent to 1.341 × 10–3 horsepower W
James. 1736–1819, Scottish engineer and inventor. His fundamental improvements to the steam engine led to the widespread use of steam power in industry
unit of electrical power, 1882, in honor of James Watt (1736-1819), Scottish engineer and inventor.
A unit of power in the International System of Units equal to one joule per second.
Watt, James 1736-1819.
British engineer and inventor who patented a much improved version of the steam engine (1769) and devised the unit of horsepower. The watt unit of power is named for him.
The SI derived unit used to measure power, equal to one joule per second. In electricity, a watt is equal to current (in amperes) multiplied by voltage (in volts).
The basic unit of power, named after the eighteenth-century Scottish inventor James Watt.
- James whistler
[hwis-ler, wis-] /ˈʰwɪs lər, ˈwɪs-/ noun 1. James (Abbott) McNeill [muh k-neel] /məkˈnil/ (Show IPA), 1834–1903, U.S. painter and etcher, in France and England after 1855. /ˈwɪslə/ noun 1. a person or thing that whistles 2. (radio) an atmospheric disturbance picked up by radio receivers, characterized by a whistling sound of decreasing pitch. It is […]
[jey-mee] /ˈdʒeɪ mi/ noun 1. a male given name, form of . 2. a female given name.
[jah-mee-luh] /dʒɑˈmi lə/ noun 1. a female given name: from a Swahili word meaning “beautiful.”.
[jey-muh-suh n] /ˈdʒeɪ mə sən/ noun 1. Judith, born 1943, U.S. dancer and choreographer.
[jam] /dʒæm/ verb (used with object), jammed, jamming. 1. to press, squeeze, or wedge tightly between bodies or surfaces, so that motion or extrication is made difficult or impossible: The ship was jammed between two rocks. 2. to bruise or crush by squeezing: She jammed her hand in the door. 3. to fill too tightly; […]