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  • n. The rate at which palpable energy is dissipated away into other forms of energy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The rate at which palpable energy is dissipated away into other forms of energy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In physics: Half the rate of the dissipation of energy in any given system.
  • n. The function which expresses this half rate.

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