Other definitions for H.P. (2 of 2)
Electricity. high power.
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How to use hp in a sentence
In fact, if rival H-P decides to do something dramatic and get out of the PC business, Dell could even pick up some market share.Struggling PC Maker Dell Might Be Candidate for Private-Equity Buyout | Daniel Gross | January 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Then came the iPad, followed by me-too tablets from Samsung, H-P, and others, all costing hundreds of dollars.
At H-P, we believe that information is the most valuable resource in the 21st century.
Prith Banerjee is senior vice president of research at H-P and director of H-P Labs, the company's central research organization.
During the six years she ran H-P as both CEO and chairwoman, she laid off 30,000 workers.
On other intaglios, equally imitative, and on vases is the name Palmer or the initials H. P.Chats on Old Earthenware | Arthur Hayden
H-P, horsepower, is the way they indicate strength of the motor.The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsene Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar | Maurice Leblanc
The motive power on the surface was a heavy-oil engine of 250 H.-P.Aircraft and Submarines | Willis J. Abbot.
Under water the boat was driven by electric motors of a little more than 100 H.-P.Aircraft and Submarines | Willis J. Abbot.
One bent wire (H P, Fig. 57) used in connection with the leaf electroscope.The Study of Elementary Electricity and Magnetism by Experiment | Thomas M. St. John
British Dictionary definitions for HP
(in Britain) Houses of Parliament
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