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foot–candle

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noun foot–can·dle \-ˈkan-dəl\

Definition of foot–candle

  1. :  a unit of illuminance on a surface that is everywhere one foot from a uniform point source of light of one candle and equal to one lumen per square foot



1906

First Known Use of foot–candle

1906

Rhymes with foot–candle


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