cusec

[ kyoo-sek ]
/ ˈkyu sɛk /

noun

a unit of flow of one cubic foot per second.

Nearby words

  1. cusa, nicholas of,
  2. cusack,
  3. cusanus,
  4. cusco,
  5. cuscus,
  6. cush,
  7. cush-cush,
  8. cushat,
  9. cushaw,
  10. cushie-doo

Origin of cusec

1910–15; cu(bic foot per) sec(ond)

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British Dictionary definitions for cusec

cusec

/ (ˈkjuːsɛk) /

noun

a unit of flow equal to 1 cubic foot per second. 1 cusec is equivalent to 0.028 317 cubic metre per second

Word Origin for cusec

C20: from cu (bic foot per) sec (ond)

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