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Watt, James

Syllabification: Watt, James
Pronunciation: /wät
  • (1736–1819), Scottish engineer. Among his many innovations, he greatly improved the efficiency of the Newcomen steam engine, which was then adopted for a variety of purposes. He also introduced the term horsepower.

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