Meaning | A measure of electric power. |
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Narrower | abwatt | A power unit equal to the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt (one ten-thousandth of a milliwatt) |
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horsepower, HP, H.P. | A unit of power equal to 746 watts |

kilovolt-ampere | A unit of electrical power equal to 1000 volt-amperes |

kilowatt, kW | A unit of power equal to 1000 watts |

megawatt | A unit of power equal to one million watts |

milliwatt | A unit of power equal to one thousandth of a watt |

volt-ampere, var | A unit of electrical power in an AC circuit equal to the power dissipated when 1 volt produces a current of 1 ampere |

watt, W | A unit of power equal to 1 joule per second |

Broader | electromagnetic unit, emu | Any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism |
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Spanish | unidad de potencia |
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Catalan | unitat de potència |
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