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British thermal unit, a unit of heat energy, used to describe of amount of heat that can be generated by burning oil or gas.

A Btu is defined as the amount of energy required to increase the temperature of 1 pound of water by 1 degree Fahrenheit, at normal atmospheric pressure. Energy consumption is expressed in Btu in this report to allow for consumption comparisons among fuels that are measured in different units. (See Metric Conversion Factors.)

A BTU is the amount of thermal energy required to raise the temperature of one (1) pound of water by one (1) degree Fahrenheit. An MMBTU is equal to one (1) million BTU's.

The amount of heat necessary to change the temperature of 1 pound of pure water 1 degree Fahrenheit

A standard measure of heat content in a substance that can be burned to provide energy.

Britsh Thermal Units or calories; measurment of heat.

An expression used to indicate the heating value of fuel in the condition the fuel is received at the location of consumption.

The method of reporting fuel analyses whereby the moisture is eliminated and the other constituents are recalculated to total 100 percent.

ritish hermal nit. Used for both heating and cooling, BTU is a measure of heat given off when fuel in combusted. Or for cooling, its a measure of heat extracted from your home. One BTU is equal to the heat given off by a wooden kitchen match.

ritish hermal nit - A unit of heat energy required to raise the temperature of 1 lb. of water 1 degree Fahrenheit.

the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water by 1ºF at a temperature of 60ºF and a pressure of 1 atmosphere. Carbon budget - the sum of the flows of carbon to and from a carbon reservoir. See also Carbon cycle.

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A standard measure of heat content in a fuel. One Btu equals the amount of energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at or near 39.2 degrees Fahrenheit.

This is the amount of energy required to change the temperature of one litre of water one degree Celsius. For a smaller home, you would typically need 18,000 BTUs or 5.3 kilowatts of energy to cool the home effectively.

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a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at one atmosphere pressure; equivalent to 251.997 calories

A rate of measurement for insulation material. The term represents the amount of heat required to increase the temperature of one pound of water one degree F.

A standard unit for measuring a quantity of thermal energy, either electricity, natural gas or any other source of energy. One Btu is the amount of thermal energy required to raise the temperature on one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at sea level.

The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water 1 degree. A quantity of heat.

The BTU is the standard unit of measurement for heat. A BTU is defined as the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water 1 degree Fahrenheit from 58.5 to 59.5 degrees under standard pressure. One kWh has 3413 Btus.

Brittish Thermal Unit. The amount of heat required to raise one pound of water one degree Farenheit (at or around 39.2 degrees F).

The amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. BTU is used to signify the heating and cooling capacity of a system and the heat losses and gains of buildings and homes.

A way in which heat energy is measured. BTUs are used to quantify appliance output and input as a way of calculating operational costs, flue gas, vent sizes, and gas supply, line size.

A measure of the capacity of a heating or cooling system. Abbreviation of British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water through a change of one degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Unit. The quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water by 1 °F starting from 60 °F. This is equal to 1054.6 joules or 252 calories. 3.7 BTUs per hour is equivalent to 1 Watt.

British thermal units. Generally speaking, a BTU is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound (0.45 kg) of water 1 degree Fahrenheit (0.56 degrees Celsius). Specifically, 1 BTU equals 1,055 joules. In heating and cooling terms, 1 "ton" equals 12,000 BTU.

British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound (one pint) of water one degree Fahrenheit. One (1) watt-hour equals 3.314 BTUs.

Stands for British Thermal Units. This is an imperial unit of measurement for heat widely used in the US and also in the UK. The conversion to the metric unit kWh is: 1 kWh = 3412Btu, and for surface area values, 1kWh/m2/day = 314Btu/ft2/day

British Thermal Unit. The amount of energy that's needed to change the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. For your home, it represents the measure of heat given off when fuel is burned for heating or the measure of heat extracted from your home for cooling. This is what the heat removed from your home is measured in.

British thermal unit. The amount of heat energy necessary to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit (3,412 BTUs are equal to one kilowatt-hour).

Btu is British Thermal Unit. The Btu is the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water by 1 degree Fahrenheit.

a one-piece undergarment made of Shetland wool ... okay, we wanted to make sure you were paying attention... A BTU is, in fact, the amount of energy needed to change the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. The heat extracted from your home by an air conditioner is measured in BTUs.

British Thermal Unit - A measure of heat energy; the amount needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

One British thermal unit, the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at 60 degrees Fahrenheit.

Abbreviation for British thermal unit. The amount of heat necessary to raise 1 lb. of water 1 degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Unit (unit of heat) Degrees Celsius (or Centigrade)

British Thermal Unit - A unit of heat energy required to raise the temperature of 1 lb. of water 1 degree Fahrenheit

British Thermal Unit. a unit for measuring heat quantity equal approximately to the amount of heat produced by the burning of an ordinary wooden kitchen match. More specifically, it is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit

Refer to British Thermal Units. It measures the heating quality of different fuels against a common standard. This unit provides for comparative analyses.

British thermal unit; the amount of heat required to raise or lower the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. The heat extracted from your home by an air conditioner is measured in BTUs.

British Thermal Unit. A unit of heat defined generally as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.

The amount of heat necessary to change the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

British thermal unit. The amount of heat required to increase the temperature of a pound of water 1o Fahrenheit. A Btu is used as a common measure of heating value for different fuels. Prices of different fuels and their units of measure (dollars per barrel of crude, dollars per ton of coal, cents per gallon of gasoline, cents per thousand cubic feet of natural gas) can be easily compared when expressed as dollars and cents per million BTUs.

BRITSH THERMAL UNIT. The amount of heat energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.(Added: 8-Sep-1999 Rating: 0 Votes: 0)

British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. This is the accepted standard for the comparison of heating values of different fuels. One BTU equals 252 calories.

A British thermal unit is a unit of energy required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water 1oC. An average residential gas customer consumes about 100 million Btu per year.

British Thermal Unit. This is the amount of heat it takes to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. For your home, it represents the measure of heat given off when fuel is burned for heating or the measure of heat extracted from your home for cooling.

(British Thermal Unit) Unit for measuring heat quantity in the customary system of English units of measurement, equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water at its maximum density [which occurs at a temperature of 39.1 degrees Fahrenheit (°F)] by 1°F. The Btu may also be defined for the temperature difference between 59°F and 60°F. One Btu is approximately equivalent to the following: 251.9 calories; 778.26 foot-pounds; 1055 joules; 107.5 kilogram-meters; 0.0002928 kilowatt-hours. A pound (0.454 kilogram) of good coal when burned should yield 14,000 to 15,000 Btu; a pound of gasoline or other fuel oil, approximately 19,000 Btu.

British Thermal Unit; Energy Needed to Heat 1 lb Water 1 Degree F BUAER Bureau of Aeronautics (US Navy), city?, ??, USA

(British Thermal Unit) [Measurement] - The amount of heat energy required to raise one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit at sea level. It is used as the basic unit of energy measurement.

British thermal unit, which is the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 pound (0.454 kg) of water 1°F (0.56°C), (1 Btu = 1,055 J).

A British thermal unit is a unit of heat energy. One Btu is the amount of heat required to raise one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. The higher the Btu rating, the greater the heating capacity of the system.

British thermal unit, the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of liquid water by 1 degree Fahrenheit at the temperature at which water has its greatest density (approximately 39 degrees Fahrenheit)

BRITISH THERMAL UNIT. The standard unit for measuring quantity of heat energy. It is the amount of heat energy necessary to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.

Abbreviation for "British Thermal Unit," it is a traditional measurement for the amount of heat needed to raise one pound of water 1°F from a starting point of 39.2°F. BTUH stands for British Thermal Unit Per Hour to measure BTU input or output over time. MBH stands for 1,000 BTUH.

The amount (quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 lb of water 1 degree F).

British Thermal Unit. The amount of energy needed to heat your greenhouse to a desired temperature. 1 BTU is the amount of energy required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water 1° F when the water is near 39.2° F.

British Thermal Unit. The quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of a pound of water 1 degree from 59 degrees to 60 degrees. BTUH stands for British Thermal Unit Per Hour- this establishes a time reference to BTU input or output rates.

British Thermal Unit - Unit measure of energy. One BTU is sufficient energy to heat one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Units. Imperial measure of energy (similar to megajoules). 1 BTU is 1055 joules.

An abbreviation of British Thermal Units that defines the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water to one degree Fahrenheit.

basic transmission unit. The unit of control information and data that is transmitted between path control components. A BTU may consist of one or more path information units (PIUs).

See basic transmission unit.

British Thermal Unit - The amount of energy that is required to raise 1lb. of water up 1°F

One Btu is the quantity of heat necessary to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. One Btu equals 252 calories, 778 foot pounds, 1,055 joules or 0.293 watt hours. For your home, it represents the measure of heat given off when fuel is burned for heating or the measure of heat extracted from your home for cooling.

British Thermal Unit. Used to measure cooling or heating capacity.

Amount of heat needed to raise or lower the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit under standard pressure.

(British Thermal Unit) - The standard of measurement used for measuring the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree (Fahrenheit).

British Thermal Unit. A unit of measurement used to describe heating or cooling capacity.

British Thermal Unit. a unit of energy; 1055 Joules is equal to 1 BTU.

British Thermal Unit. Measure of the amount of heat necessary to raise 1lbs. of water by 1° F.

a measurement of heat, the British thermal unit, as heat flow rate = Btu/hr. Put simply, one Btu is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 lb. of water 1 degree Fahrenheit. Heat flow rates are now measured in watts or kilowatts.

Short for British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat required to raise or lower the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

British thermal unit] A unit of heat equal to about 252 calories.

ACRONYM - British thermal unit. The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit under set conditions of temperature and pressure. ( 081)

British Thermal Unit. Used for measuring a quantity of heat. One BTU is the quantity of heat necessary to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water 1Â°F.

British thermal unit. The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water (about one pint) by one degree F.

The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1lb of water by 1 degree Fahrenheit (technically from 60Â°F to 61Â°F). It is used to compare the heat producing value of different fuels.

British Thermal Units. A measure of the heating value of the fuel.

The standard of measurement used for measuring the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree (Fahrenheit). BTUH - The number of BTUs in an hour.

British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat needed to raise 1 pound of water 1 degree F (equal to 252 calories). Symbol, Btu.

That's the amount of heat required to raise one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. What that means is the higher the Btu rating, the more heating capacity of the equipment.

British thermal unit. The amount of heat energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water from 60 degrees F to 61 degrees F at one atmosphere pressure.

A British Thermal Unit (BTU) is a measure of the heating value of a fuel. It is the amount of heat energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat required to produce a temperature change of one degree Fahrenheit in one pound of water.

The amount of energy it takes to heat one pint of water one degree Fahrenheit.

British thermal unit. Defined as the amount of energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by 1

An acronym for British Thermal Unit, it is a measure of the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree farenheit. Many of the heat related items in the Hydronic and Radiant Heat industry are measured in BTU's, BTU per hr, or BTU per sq. ft.

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"British Thermal Unit", the amount of thermal energy required to raise one pound of water 1degree F. One BTU is equal to .293 watt hours. One kWh is equal to 3412 BTUs.

A unit of energy, equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. One kilowatt-hour is equivalent to 3,412 Btu.

The amount of heat that will raise or lower one pound of water 1 degree F. at 39.2 degrees F. One BTU is the equivalent of the heat given off by a single wooden kitchen match. The British Thermal Unit is a standard of measure for cooling and heating capacities. This is how the capacity of air conditioning is measured. For your home, it represents the measure of heat givens off when fuel is burned for heating or the measure of heat extracted from your home for cooling.

Stands for British Thermal Unit and is a meaurement similar to a joule, which is the amount of energy required to increase the temperature of 1 lb. of water 1 degree Fahrenheit.

N., Abbr. British Thermal Unit The quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water from 60° to 61°F at a constant pressure of one atmosphere. A unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 Watts operating for one hour.

British Thermal Unit. A unit of measurement for the use of gas by a gas appliance. Pool heaters are rated by their consumption. To view our range of Gas heaters click here.

a standard measurement unit used to measure the quantity of heat energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree F.

British thermal unit. The quantity of heat to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. A common unit of measurement for gas prices (See "Therm")

British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. Compare with calorie.

British Thermal Unit. A BTU is the amount of energy required to increase the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. This is equivalent to @ J. For some reason, the ability of air conditioners to extract energy from air is always expressed in BTUs.

BTU stands for British Thermal Unit: the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one poud of water one degree fahrenheit.

The abbreviation for British thermal unit(s).

Basic Transmission Unit. SNA terminology for the unit of data and control information that is passed between path control components.

(British thermal unit): a measurement of the energy in heat. It takes one Btu of heat to warm one pound of water by 1° Fahrenheit. Btu can be used either to define an air conditioner's cooling capacity ( i.e., the number of Btu of heat that can be removed by the system) or a furnace's heating capacity ( i.e., the number of Btu of heat that can be supplied by the system). Energy Services Energy Systems/Technologies

British Thermal Unit. The amount of energy needed to change the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. In practical terms, it represents a unit of measure of heat extracted from your home for cooling.

British Thermal Unit--a means of measuring the power of a gas burner. The higher the BTU number, the quicker food heats.

British Thermal Unit. A measurement of the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

British thermal unit - the amount of energy generated by burning a material. One BTU is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.

British thermal unit. Measure of the amount of heat required to raise 1 pound of water 1 degree Fahrenheit. Amount of latent heat available to be released when a substance undergoes combustion.

British thermal unit (replaced by kilowatt)

British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat necessary to raise the temperature of one pound (2.2 kg) of water by 1 degree F. (0.56 Degree C.).

RV air-conditioners and furnaces are BTU-rated. BTU stands for British Thermal Unit.

Heating values are measures of the amount of heat produced during the combustion of any fuel . Standard "rulers" such as Btu's, calories, kilocalories or joules are used to express the amount of heat given off. America uses the British system of Btu or British thermal unit to measure the heating value of coals expressed as Btu's per pound of coal. By definition, one Btu is the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit from 63 and 64° F*. The WVGES published the following comparisons between Btu's of important West Virginia coals . One pound of Pittsburgh coal from Marshall County (10,000 Btu/lb.) would raise the temperature of 10,000 pounds of water (= twenty-two 55-gallon barrels) from 63 to 64°F. One pound of No.5 Block coal from Kanawha County (13,000 Btu/lb.) would raise the temperature of 28 barrels of water from 63 to 64°F. And 1 pound of Pocahontas No.3 coal from McDowell County (15,000 Btu/lb.) would raise the temperature of 33 barrels of water from 63 to 64°F. * By convention a standard temperature range of 63° to 64° F is used in all calculations involving volume.

British Thermal Unit. A measure of heat hennery; the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water 1°F.

The abbreviation for British Thermal Unit, which is the amount of hut required to raise the temperature of one pound of water me degree, Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Unit. The mean British Thermal Unit (BTU) is 1/180 of the heat required to raise the temperature of one pound (1 lb.) of water from 32ºF to 212ºF at a constant atmospheric pressure. It is about equal to the quantity of heat required to raise one pound (1 lb.) of water 1ºF.

Acronym for British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat necessary to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Unit. The quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at atmospheric pressure.

British Thermal Unit. A measurement that literally means the amount of heat needed to raise one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit - best used as a comparison.

Abbreviation for British Thermal Unit which is the amount of heat necessary to raise one (1) pound of pure water from fifty-nine (59) degrees Fahrenheit to sixty (60) degrees Fahrenheit at a specified constant pressure.

British thermal units. The quantity of thermal energy required to raise one pound of water at its maximum density, 1 degree F. One BTU is equivalent to .293 watt hours, or 252 calories. One kilowatt hour is equivalent to 3412 BTU.

British Thermal Unit (Btu) is the standard unit of measure of heat energy. It takes one Btu to increase the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. One Btu is equivalent to 252 calories and 0.293 watt-hours.

Measurement of heat in scale to how much heat will raise water temperature by one degree.

British Thermal Unit. Basically, it is a unit of heat measurement.

British Thermal Unit - The amount of energy that is required to raise 1 lb. of water up 1

A precise measure of energy. The amount of energy required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water 1 degree Fahrenheit.

British thermal unit(s) – Celsius

British Thermal Unit. BTU's are used to measure the heat output of gas cooking appliances.

British Thermal Unit. That amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound (2.2 kg) of water by 1o F (0.56oC.).

British thermal unit. This the measurement used to describe the cooling capacity, or amount of heat removed from the air, of the air conditioner. It is a measurement worked out according to the amount of cooling needed to lower the temperature of one pound of water by one Fahrenheit degree. One ton of cooling is the equivalent of 12,000 Btu's/h.

The amount of heat energy it takes to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit, at sea level, or the amount of heat energy generated by striking one match.

In the English measuring system, the BTU is the unit of heat. One BTU is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Units. The amount of heat necessary to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. One BTU corresponds to 252 calories.

Abbreviation for British Thermal Unit. The quantity of heat necessary to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water degree Fahrenheit at a specified temperature and pressure (from 59° Fahrenheit to 60° Fahrenheit at an atmospheric pressure of 29.92 inches of mercury).

British Thermal Unit. A basic measure of the amount of heat that will raise one pound of water one degree F. An ordinary wooden match produces approximately one BTU of heat.

British thermal unit. The quantity of heat required to raise one pound of water (about one pint) one degree Fahrenheit at or near its point of maximum density. A common unit of measurement for gas prices. 1034 Btus = 1 cubic foot. A MMBtu (-million Btus) is basically equivalent to a Mcf (a thousand cubic feet). See also therm, dekatherm, natural gas.

The amount of heat energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water by 1 degree Fahrenheit (F). The BTU content of a fuel indicates the heating potential of that type of fuel.

British Thermal Unit. How the discharge air volume of a furnace or air conditioner is rated. The higher the number of BTU's, the more volume of heat or air conditioning is discharged.

British Thermal Units, a measure of energy.

A measurement of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. RV air-conditioners and furnaces are BTU-rated.

British Thermal Units, a universal measurement of quantity of heat energy required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit

British Thermal Unit. Energy required to heat one pound of water from 59º F to 60º F. 1 BTU = .000293 KWh (Kilowatt Hour). BTU Content Fuel Oil (1 gallon) 140,000 BTUs Propane (1 gallon) 91,800 BTUs Propane (1 pound) 21,650 BTUs Butane (1 gallon) 102,400 BTUs Butane (1 pound) 21,500 BTUs Kilowatt Hour 3,413 BTUs

An abbreviation for British Thermal Unit-the heat required to increase the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.

British thermal unit - energy required to raise one pound of water 1°C - there are 3,412 Btu's per kilowatt

British Thermal Unit. Quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. BTUs are often used to measure heating/cooling (e.g., you might need a 40,000-BTU heater).

British Thermal Unit -- a basic measurement of heat. One BTU equals the amount of heat needed to raise one pound of water 1 degree Fahrenheit. (A match contains approximately one BTUs, and a well-insulated house in the Ottawa region may require 90 million BTU for space heating over the year). The metric equivalent is 1054.35 Joule. asement A type of window with a side-hinged sash that opens like a door -- the best window for catching breezes and providing cross-ventilation.

A standard unit for measuring the quantity of heat energy equal to the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water by 1 degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Unit. A measure of the quantity of heat. One BTU is the energy required to raise the temperature of one pound (about 0.45 litres) of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Units. The amount of heat it takes to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. The higher the BTU rating, the larger the heating capacity of the furnace or air conditioner.

British Thermal Unit. A unit of measurement for the use of gas by a gas appliance. Pool heaters are rated by their consumption. APACITY: The gallonage of the pool. Want the formula

British thermal unit. Measurement unit of temperature.

British thermal unit. The amount of energy gained by a pound of water when its temperature is increased by one degree Fahrenheit.

The basic unit for measuring the output of a heater (acronym for British thermal unit). One BTU equals the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree F.

Recreational vehicle refrigerators and furnaces are BTU rated. BTU stands for British thermal unit.

The amount of energy required to raise one pound of water one degree fahrenheit. A gallon of liquid propane contains 91,560 BTU's.

A British Thermal Unit is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water, one degree Fahrenheit. And you are correct has nothing to do with steeping tea or thermal underwear.

British Thermal Unit. The quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of fresh water one degree F. Used to gauge the heating capacity of all heating appliances.

British Thermal Unit. The quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water 1 deg. F., equal to 252 calories or the heat given off by a match.

British Thermal Unit. indication of the volume of gas a grill can burn.

British Thermal Unit. Scientifically, a measurement of heat; specifically, the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water from 67 to 68 degrees Fahrenheit, at sea level.

(British Thermal Unit). The amount of heat needed to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. Heating and cooling equipment commonly is rated by the BTUs it can deliver or absorb.

British thermal unit. a unit of energy frequently used in engineering, equivalent to 252 calories or 1.054 kJ.

British Thermal Unit, a universal means of determining heat production. One BTU = the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water 1° Fahrenheit in one hour.

British Thermal Unit. A unit of heat, it is defined as the amount of energy required to raise 1 pound (1/32 slugs) of water 1 degree Fahrenheit (from 64 to 65 degrees F). One BTU equals 250 calories. The "calorie" used in measuring the energy in food is really a kilo-calorie.

BRITISH THERMAL UNIT. The Btu is defined as the heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water from one degree F.

British Thermal Unit - a measure of heat quantity.

A standard measure of a device's heat output.

The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree. We adjust customer-metered usage for the industry standard of 1,000 BTU's per cubic foot (CF).

Abbreviation for “British Thermal Unit,” the amount of energy required to raise one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

British Thermal Unit. In scientific terms, it represents the amount of energy required to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. One BTU is the equivalent of the heat given off by a single wooden kitchen match. For your home, it represents the measure of heat given off when fuel is burned for heating or the measure of heat extracted from your home for cooling.

British Thermal Unit. Used for both heating and cooling, BTU is a measure of the heat given off when fuel is combusted. Or for cooling, it’s a measure of heat extracted from your home. One BTU is equal to the heat given off by a wooden kitchen match.

British Thermal Unit. A unit of energy measurement or heating value of natural gas.

The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water by 1oF. A quantity of heat.

Btu is an abbreviation for British thermal unit, the standard for measuring the energy required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water by 1 degree Fahrenheit.

a British Thermal Unit. A measure of energy in the English system measurement, roughly the amount of heat required to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. This unit of measuring heat will soon no longer be used and will be replaced in usage by "joule."

(British Thermal Unit) The quantity of heat that must be transferred to one pound mass of water to raise the temperature by 1°F.

British Thermal Unit, the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit; 3411 BTUs equals one kilowatt-hour.

See British thermal unit.

British thermal units (a unit of energy defined as the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water 1 Â°F)

British Thermal Unit. a unit of heat used to describe the capacity of boilers and furnaces. One BTU equals the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Farenheit at sea level

(British Thermal Unit) The amount of energy required to heat one pound of water by 1°F.

British Thermal Unit. The standard measure of heat energy. It takes one Btu to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. For example, it takes about 2,000 Btus to make a pot of coffee. One Btu is equivalent to 252 calories, 778 foot-pounds, 1055 joules, and 0.293 watt-hours.

British Thermal Units or calories; measurement of heat. Celsius. Metric unit of temperature. C = (F -32) x .556.

British Thermal Unit. The amount of thermal energy required to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at or near freezing.

A standard measure of energy in the British unit system. 1 Btu is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a liquid by 1 degree.

Abbreviation for British Thermal Units. One BTU is the amount of heat it takes to heat one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. The energy value of various fuels is often expressed in so many BTUs per gallon. Gasoline, for example, has around 120,000 BTU

(British Thermal Unit) - the heat energy required to raise the temperature of 1 pound of water 1 degree Fahrenheit.

BRITISH THERMAL UNIT. The amount of heat necessary to raise one pound of water, one degree Fahrenheit in temperature from 63 degrees F to 64 degrees F.

(1.) British thermal unit. (2.) In SNA, basic transmission unit.

British Thermal Unit. The amount of heat energy necessary to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. The standard unit for measuring quantity of heat energy.

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