Definitions for electric power

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word electric power

Princeton's WordNet

  1. electrical power, electric power, wattage(noun)

    the product of voltage and current


  1. Electric power

    Electric power is the rate at which electric energy is transferred by an electric circuit. The SI unit of power is the watt, one joule per second. Electric power is usually produced by electric generators, but can also be supplied by chemical sources such as electric batteries. Electric power is generally supplied to businesses and homes by the electric power industry. Electric power is usually sold by the kilowatt hour which is the product of power in kilowatts multiplied by running time in hours.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lydia M. Child:

    Genius hath electric power which earth can never tame.

  2. Chairman Shunichi Tanaka:

    A disaster like that at Tokyo Electric Power's Fukushima Daiichi will not occur.

  3. Safeer Hussain:

    The tariff applicable for purchase of electricity from the consumer will be the same at which he has been billed by the company for electric power.


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