joule joule  /ˈdʒul/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) 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. (n) English physicist who established the mechanical theory of heat and discovered the first law of thermodynamics (1818-1889)

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Usage(s):

  • Eye trussed to bee a joule The checker poured o'er every word To Czech sum spelling rule.

News

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Quotes

  • "Finishing this record took every joule of energy I had," Schneider said on the band's Web site. "There were so many different sounds and ideas bouncing around in my head and such strong feelings to get across."
    on Feb 5, 2007 By: Robert Schneider Source: Daily Aztec

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