from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A unit of power equal to 100 watts.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In physical, a practical unit of power equal to 100 watts or 1 X 10 ergs per second.
hecto- + watt (Wiktionary)
As the hectowatt, the mean price of which is 15 centimes, gives approximately 3 carcels, the price of the carcel will, consequently, be 5 centimes.
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