B.T.U.

or BTU, B.t.u., B.th.u., Btu


Physics.

British thermal unit; British thermal units.

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Words nearby B.T.U.

BTG, bth, btl., btry., Btss, B.T.U., BTW, bty, bu., bub, bubal
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Example sentences from the Web for B.T.U.

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  • He was a trader from Btu Bra, and he had been selling the famous silks of his country in the villages up our river.

British Dictionary definitions for B.T.U. (1 of 2)

btu

BThU


abbreviation for

British thermal unitUS abbreviation: BTU

British Dictionary definitions for B.T.U. (2 of 2)

BTU

abbreviation for

Board of Trade Unit
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Medical definitions for B.T.U.

Btu

abbr.

British thermal unit
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Scientific definitions for B.T.U.

Btu

Abbreviation of British thermal unit
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