Joule heat

noun \ˈjül|ēən-, ˈjau̇l| sometimes ˈjōl|\
variants: less commonly

Joulean heat

\ˈjül|ēən-, ˈjau̇l| sometimes ˈjōl|\

Definition of Joule heat

  1. :  heat resulting from an electric current through a resistance

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Origin and Etymology of joule heat

after J. P. Joule

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