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bhp

or b.hp.
abbr.
brake horsepower
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bhp

abbreviation for
(Automotive Engineering) brake horsepower

BHP

(in Australia) abbreviation for
Broken Hill Proprietary
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Translations

bhp

n abbr (=brake horsepower) → puissance f au frein, puissance f aux freins
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

bhp

[ˌbiːeɪtʃˈpiː] n abbr (Aut) =brake horsepowerCV
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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