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joule


 
  Grep  of  noun  joule 
  james  prescott  joule 
  joule 
 
  Overview  of  noun  joule 
 
  The  noun  joule  has  2  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (5)  joule,  J,  watt  second  --  (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) 
  2.  (2)  Joule,  James  Prescott  Joule  --  (English  physicist  who  established  the  mechanical  theory  of  heat  and  discovered  the  first  law  of  thermodynamics  (1818-1889)) 
 
  Overview  of  noun  joule 
 
  The  noun  joule  has  2  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (5)  joule,  J,  watt  second  --  (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) 
  2.  (2)  Joule,  James  Prescott  Joule  --  (English  physicist  who  established  the  mechanical  theory  of  heat  and  discovered  the  first  law  of  thermodynamics  (1818-1889)) 



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