Adjective "megawatts" definition and examples

(Megawatts may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈmɛɡəwɒt/

Definitions and examples

noun

A unit of power equal to one million watts, especially as a measure of the output of a power station.
  1. 'It is said that wind power can't work because wind turbines produce only half a megawatt or one megawatt, and what we need is a 200 megawatt power station.'
  2. 'The Scout Moor plan would generate 65 megawatts of electricity, enough to power 60 per cent of households in Rochdale.'

More definitions

1. a unit of power, equal to one million watts. Abbreviation:MW.

More examples(as adjective)

"shortages can be megawatts at demands."

"potentials can be megawatts in energies."

"capacities can be megawatts."

"whiles can be megawatts."

"years can be megawatts."

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Origin

(megawatt)