donkey power

donkey power

[′dəŋ·kē ‚pau̇·ər]
(physics)
A unit of power equal to 250 watts; it is approximately ⅓ horsepower.
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So I was just sitting here in Copenhagen hanging out in the courtyard thinking about what we should call the fragrance, and Solar Donkey Power just seemed like the right fit.
Organisers hope to direct donkey power back into ploughing, transporting the sick to hospitals, carrying people and bringing food to homesteads.
For centuries hardy cockle gatherers - mainly women - took their donkey carts on to the sands, but now the transport is less romantic butmore practical, the internal combustion engine having replaced donkey power.