candlepower definition

  • noun:
    • Luminous intensity indicated in candelas.
    • previous dimension of brightness of a light resource
    • illuminating energy, as of a lamp, or gasoline fire, reckoned with regards to the light of a typical candle.
    • The illuminating energy of a candle; specifically, the illuminating power of a candle of determinate structure and rate of burning, taken as a unit in estimating the luminosity of any illuminating broker: because, a gas-jet of 25 candle-power.
    • luminous power assessed in candelas
    • Luminous strength expressed in candelas.
    • previous measurement of brightness of a light resource
    • illuminating energy, since a lamp, or fuel flame, reckoned with regards to the light of a regular candle.
    • The illuminating energy of a candle; especially, the illuminating energy of a candle of determinate structure and price of burning, taken as a unit in calculating the luminosity of any illuminating representative: because, a gas-jet of 25 candle-power.
    • luminous strength measured in candelas
  • others:
    • luminous strength; illuminating energy, as of a lamp, or fuel flame, measured in candelas, discussing the light of a regular candle.
    • luminous intensity; illuminating energy, since a lamp, or fuel flame, assessed in candelas, discussing the light of a standard candle.

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