Translation of erg in Spanish:


ergio, n.

Pronunciation /ərɡ/ /əːɡ/

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    ergio masculine
    • Luckily, there are plenty of units for energy, so it is probably best to just leave the calorie unit to the food people, and use joules or Kilowatt hours or therms or ergs for energy calculations unrelated to human nutrition.
    • There are no ergs, joules, electron-volts, calories, or foot-pounds of New Age energy.
    • An energy unit - be it an erg, joule, BTU, or other - describes a definitive amount of energy.
    • One rad equals 100 ergs of absorbed energy per gram of target matter.
    • But nevertheless the universe is accelerating, which could be explained by a tiny amount of vacuum energy - about 10-8 ergs per cubic centimeter, if you care.
    • The peak photon energy occurs at 10 keV and the total X-ray luminosity is 1045 ergs / sec.
    • In 1914, Henri and Moycho determined that 280 nm was the most lethal emission line of the arc lamps, and they calculated that an emission energy of 2 X 105 erg / cmz was needed to kill the bacteria.
    • For the three days he'd trained with Richard Grau, he'd focused every erg of mental and physical energy into the forms.
    • His stomach did flip-flops as the starter zinged and grumbled for a perilously long time before the tired six cylinder engine finally fired, seeming to suck the last few ergs of power from the aged battery.