energy unit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n energy unit a unit of measurement for work
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Quotations

  • Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort
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    “The person of intellect is lost unless they unite with energy of character. When we have the lantern of Diogenese we must also have his staff.”

Usage

In literature:

All his strength and energy she drew into herself through some channel which united them.
"Sons and Lovers" by David Herbert Lawrence
At once rapidity, energy, the clear object of a united and organised power followed.
"Hills and the Sea" by H. Belloc
The war, during its continuance, absorbed the united resources and energies of the people and their leaders.
"William Lloyd Garrison" by Archibald H. Grimke
With these collected stores he returned to the United States early in 1875, and set to work with his wonted energy.
"The Physical Life of Woman:" by Dr. George H Napheys
Wherever two atoms capable of uniting together by their mutual attractions exist separately, they form a store of potential energy.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
Will you then put your hands unitedly, with order, intelligence, and energy, to this great work?
"The Tribune of Nova Scotia" by W. L. (William Lawson) Grant
The law of unitization is a universal one, being an accompaniment of all unfolding, and man worse than wastes his energy in fighting against it.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 3, No. 1 January 1863" by Various
One of the men in whom united the Sea and Land of the staid old ways and the boundless energy of later days was John Denham.
"The Kirk on Rutgers Farm" by Frederick Brückbauer
In him skill, energy, court favour, and the command of considerable forces were united.
"The Formation of Christendom, Volume VI" by Thomas W. (Thomas William) Allies
THE UNITED AMATEUR for May forms still another monument to the taste and energy of our official editor, Mr. Schilling.
"Writings in the United Amateur, 1915-1922" by Howard Phillips Lovecraft
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In news:

E Energy LLC will expand Cetane's Carlsbad , NM, storage terminal, adding a crude oil storage tank and a terminal for a 110-railcar crude oil unit train.
GE and Clean Energy Fuels announced a collaboration to expand the infrastructure for natural gas transportation in the United States.
"The global energy map … is being redrawn by the resurgence in oil and gas production in the United States," the IEA declares.
Walter Energy Inc plans to lay off 270 employees in the United Kingdom, according to published reports.
Temperatures are soaring into triple digits across the western United States as a continuing heat wave strained energy supplies and sent thousands to beaches, lakes and shopping malls in search of cooler climates.
Entered a contract with Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc for the Helix Producer I, a floating production unit, to assist in BP's Gulf of Mexico oil spill response operations.
Marine Corps' portable solar-energy units mean fewer IED deaths.
Hacker in the front of a laptop computer over flags of US and China with US Energy Department and United Nations logo.
The Columbus Dispatch today looks at Ohio's unitization law that Chesapeake Energy Corp.
If the mountain region of the United States could be summed up in one word, it would be "energy".
Detroit police and the DTE Energy Theft Unit also took part in the rescue.
A year ago, the 2011 World Energy Outlook of the International Energy Agency predicted that oil imports by the United States would continue indefinitely but would decline.
The oil production of the United States is on a sharp upward climb, and that should please anyone who is rooting for American energy independence.
Vaalco Energy (USA) Inc, Houston, will drill three wells to the Bakken and deeper formations in the East Poplar and Northwest Poplar units in Roosevelt County, Mont.
President Obama's 2008 election brought money and emphasis to alternative energy in the United States.
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In science:

Further we will set β = 1 measuring energies in the units of temperature.
Instanton approach to the Langevin motion of a particle in a random potential
And therefore the Higgsing energy in U (N ) SYM with M units of magnetic flux coincides with the energy cost to send a wrapping string along x1 -direction to infinity.
U-duality Between NCOS Theory and Matrix Theory
P ρ−5/3 = −L, where L is the cooling rate in units of energy per unit time per unit volume.
A Moderate Cluster Cooling Flow Model
The low energy limit ls → 0 can be taken keeping gs ls and R fixed, and turns out to be exactly T-dual to the limit that defines the DLCQ IIB/A with W units of momentum along the lightlike direction.
IIA/B, Wound and Wrapped
Since the D0-branes of the IIA theory correspond to gravitons in M-theory with a single unit of longitudinal momentum, we therefore naturally expect to find a continuous spectrum of energies even in the theory with N = 2.
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
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