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### Definition of Poundals

**1.** poundal [n] - See also: poundal

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### Literary usage of Poundals

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**1.** *Dynamics for Beginners* by John Bascombe Lock (1887)

"The total work done is 2240 x ii (55 + 180} = 2240 x it x 235 foot-**poundals**.
The work done in going a mile with uniform velocity = 28 x 32 x ..."**2.** *Mechanics for Beginners: Part I.* by John Bascombe Lock (1891)

"6. by 7 **poundals** acting on 4 cwt. Find the velocity produced and the distance
... 64 **poundals** act for 4 seconds on a mass of 2 lbs. initially at rest; ..."**3.** *The Elementary Principles of Mechanics* by Augustus Jay Du Bois (1895)

"**poundals**. The constant resistance 320 which will bring the second mass to rest
... **poundals**. I (7) A cannon-ball of 5000 grams is discharged with a speed of ..."**4.** *Mechanics: A Textbook for Engineers* by James Ellsworth Boyd (1921)

"A standard pound force is 32.174 **poundals**. A poundal is a little less than the
... Find the force in **poundals** which will stop it in a space of 20 feet. ..."**5.** *Solutions of Examples in Elementary Hydrostatics* by William Henry Besant (1893)

"(1) THE pressure on a square foot = the weight of 100 cubic feet of water = 6250
lbs. weight = 201250 **poundals**. The pressure on a square centimetre = the ..."**6.** *Examples in Physics* by Daniel Evan Jones (1888)

"26-32 **poundals**. 58. Tension = weight of 4024-3 gm. 59. 0-i 113 ft. ... **poundals**,
or 48 ft.-Ibs. 1O8. The initial velocity must have been 96 ft. per ..."**7.** *American Metrological Society Proceedings* by American Metrological Society (1884)

"... UMTS OF WORK—absolute measure :— Erg, or the amount of work done by a dyne
acting through a centimeter ; value in foot **poundals** ..."