pound-foot


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pound-foot:

see foot-poundfoot-pound,
abbr. ft-lb, unit of work or energy in the customary English gravitational system; it is the work done or energy expended by a force of 1 pound acting through a distance of 1 foot. It is equal to 1.356 joules.
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pound-foot

[′pau̇nd ′fu̇t]
(mechanics)
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