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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A unit of power equal to 746 watts.

Usage examples (32)
  • The term horsepower is a meaningless quantity; it is not a horsepower at all.
  • Watt also coined the term horsepower, and he invented the flywheel.
  • The Wii lacks in horsepower which is something lots of gamers crave.
  • Beware: horsepower is not the only thing to consider. for more
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