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  • n. Archaic form of efficiency.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being efficient or producing an effect or effects; efficient power; effectual agency.
  • n. The ratio of useful work to energy expended.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as efficiency.

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Examples

  • The idea that energy efficiency alone has never led to a reduction in emissions implies emissions were in a state of stasis, and that energy efficience had no effect.

    Rabett Run

  • Chapter 18 for Hot, Flat and Crowded -- you can contribute your best ideas for clean energy, energy efficience, and what can be done for chapter 18 -- please share.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • How can we experiment to try to improve the efficience of wind power unless we develop it?

    Straws in the Wind

  • We should accept that Toyota is, with difference, the company with the highest budget (in proportition to incomes) to improve the efficience to build cars as well as waste treatment

    WN.com - Articles related to Toyota va payer l'amende record aux Etats-Unis

  • We should accept that Toyota is, with difference, the company with the highest budget (in proportition to incomes) to improve the efficience to build cars as well as waste treatment Drag to Playlist

    WN.com - Articles related to Toyota va payer l'amende record aux Etats-Unis

  • Cables are VERY well understood, and I think that you refer to impedance - pure resistance is NEVER a problem - why would it be, except in terms of efficience?

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

  • Charles later joined Energy Minister Marcelo Tokman to launch a promotional campaign for energy efficience, and visited the Chilean Joint Center for Peacekeeping Operations.

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  • There is much work to do in the area of efficience, and sadly there are many real world solutions that we could implement today but simply won't.

    Brad Ideas - Comments

  • The Conservatives were making efficiency savings and New Labour has apparently been making efficience savings every year they have been in power.

    BBC Blog Network

  • Turning the power on and off rapidly to transmit 1s and 0s, or modulating it in some other way wouldn't improve efficience it would make it worse.

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