follow Dictionary.com

What do a.m. and p.m. stand for?

boiler horsepower

noun
1.
a unit of measurement of the ability of a boiler to evaporate water, usually given as the ability to evaporate 34½ pounds (15.6 kg) of water an hour, into dry saturated steam from and at 212°F (100°C).
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for boiler horsepower
  • Total boiler horsepower and/or steam generated per hour is the total of the plant rating.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for boiler horsepower

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for boiler

8
10
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for boiler horsepower