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n. Abbr. ft-lb
A unit of work equal to the work done by a force of one pound acting through a distance of one foot in the direction of the force.
(Units) an fps unit of work or energy equal to the work done when a force of 1 pound moves through a distance of 1 foot. Abbreviation: ft-lb
a unit of energy equal to the energy expended in raising one pound a distance of one foot. Abbr.: ft-lb
A unit of work equal to the work or energy needed to lift a one-pound weight a distance of one foot against the force of the Earth's gravity.