terawatt
noun Date: 1970 a unit of power equal to one trillion watts

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  • terawatt — noun One million million ( 10 ) watts, abbreviated as TW …   Wiktionary

  • terawatt — n. on trillion watts, unit for measuring electrical current …   English contemporary dictionary

  • terawatt — [ tɛrəwɒt] noun a unit of power equal to 1012 watts or a million megawatts …   English new terms dictionary

  • terawatt — tera·watt …   English syllables

  • terawatt — (TW)    a metric unit of power equal to one trillion (1012) watts or about 1.341 billion horsepower …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • terawatt — ˈterəˌwät noun Etymology: tera (herein) + watt : a unit of power equal to one trillion watts …   Useful english dictionary

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