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English definition of “watt”


noun [C]     /wɒt/ US  /wɑːt/ (written abbreviation W)
the standard measure of electrical power : Do you want 60-watt light bulbs for this room ?Units of electrical powerMiscellaneous units of measurement wattage     /ˈwɒt.ɪdʒ/ US  /ˈwɑː.t̬ɪdʒ/ noun [U] For lower wattage ovens , heating time must be increased .Units of electrical power
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