poundal

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pound·al

noun \ˈpan-dəl\

Definition of POUNDAL

:  a unit of force equal to the force that would give a free mass of one pound an acceleration of one foot per second per second

Origin of POUNDAL

1pound + -al (as in quintal)
First Known Use: 1879

Rhymes with POUNDAL

pound·al

noun \ˈpand-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of POUNDAL

: a unit of force equal to the force that would give a free mass of one pound an acceleration of one foot per second per second

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