kW-hr


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kil·o·watt-hour

(kĭl′ə-wŏt-our′)
n. Abbr. kWh or kW-hr
A unit of electric energy equal to the work done by one kilowatt acting for one hour.

kWh

or kW-hr
abbr.
kilowatt-hour
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Noun1.kW-hr - a unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 watts operating for one hourkW-hr - a unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 watts operating for one hour
energy unit, heat unit, work unit - a unit of measurement for work
watt-hour - a unit of energy equal to the power of one watt operating for one hour
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