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Definitions of joule

  1. English physicist who established the mechanical theory of heat and discovered the first law of thermodynamics (1818-1889) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. 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 Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. A unit of work which is equal to 107 units of work in the C. G. S. system of units (ergs), and is practically equivalent to the energy expended in one second by an electric current of one ampere in a resistance of one ohm. One joule is approximately equal to 0.738 foot pounds. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A unit expressing the amount of work done in one second by an electric current of 1 ampere against a resistance of 1 ohm. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  5. The practical unit of electrical energy, equivalent to the work done by keeping up for one second a current of one ampere against a resistance of one ohm; named from the English physicist J. P. Joule (1818 - 1889). The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. j[=oo]l, n. the practical unit of electrical energy. [After James Prescott Joule (1818-89).] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  7. [English] The amount of energy expended when a current of one coulomb exerts an electro-motive force of one volt; equivalent to about 1/2 the amount of heat expended in raising 1 gramme of water throughC. na
  8. Work expended by a current of one ampere flowing for one second against a resistance of one ohm. American pocket medical dictionary.

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