pound-force

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pound-force

(pound′fôrs′)
n.
A unit of force equal to the weight of one pound-mass in a gravitational field of one gee, about 4.44822 newtons.
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This process was carried out 2 to 3 days prior to the consumer test, and the kiwifruit were allowed to ripen at 68[degrees]F (20[degrees]C) until they reached 2 to 3 pounds-force (1 pound-force equals 4.
After ripening to a flesh firmness of 2 to 3 pounds-force (9 to 13.
Seto said that the engine will be derated to 36,000 pounds-force.
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How much force in Newtons or pounds-force will be needed and in what direction (push, pull, vertical, horizontal) will the actuator move?