foot pound definition

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    • A unit of energy, or work, becoming add up to the job carried out in raising one-pound avoirdupois against the power of gravity through a vertical distance of one foot.
    • A unit of power, or work, being equal to the job done in raising one pound avoirdupois from the force of gravity through a vertical distance of just one foot.
    • A unit of power, or work, being equal to the job done in raising one pound avoirdupois contrary to the power of gravity through a vertical distance of just one foot.
    • A unit of energy, or work, being corresponding to the task carried out in raising one-pound avoirdupois resistant to the power of gravity through a vertical distance of just one base.
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