Origin of watt
Examples from the Web for watt
Contemporary Examples of watt
Watt never did anything to regain his position, although it bothered him for the rest of his life.In 2005, ‘Iowa Nice’ Ernst Helped to Oust Veterans From Local Board After They Opposed Her Candidacy
October 13, 2014
Blanche was a fragile white moth beating against the unbreakable sides of a 1000 watt bulb.Elia Kazan to Tennessee Williams: You Gotta Suffer to Sing the Blues
May 1, 2014
Watt was the first sitting member of Congress to be filibustered since before the Civil War.The GOP’s Nuclear Winter Strategy
December 2, 2013
But, like Watt, Millett is the Democratic nominee of a Democratic president.
Watt is the first sitting member of Congress to be blocked for an appointment since 1843.
Historical Examples of watt
His originality as an inventor has indeed been called in question, like that of Watt and Stephenson.Self-Help
Next morning Watt began to put his scheme to the test and found it practicable.
Those who worked without Watt's engine could hardly succeed.
The same is true of the "3-25 watt (lamps), in series" listed in the table.The Automobile Storage Battery
O. A. Witte
The lamp you use should be an ordinary 25, 40, or 60 watt vacuum lamp.Common Science
Carleton W. Washburne
Word Origin for watt
unit of electrical power, 1882, in honor of James Watt (1736-1819), Scottish engineer and inventor.