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## horsepower Group | ||
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## Characteristic | ## horsepower( Used in the United States ) | ## Notes | ||
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## Symbol | HP | |||

## Other Names | horsepower-UK, HP-UK | "UK" indicates that this unit is used in the United Kingdom. | ||

## Metric (SI) Equivalent | 745.69987158 watts | This equivalent and the others below are calculated from exact values. | ||

## Other Metric (SI) Equivalents with More Basic Units | ||||

## Metric (SI) Dimensions | length2 × mass × time-3 | |||

## Description in Terms of Other Units and Constants | 550 foot-pounds-force / second | |||

## Quantity |

## Characteristic | ## horsepower-boiler | ## Notes | ||
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## Other Name | HP-boiler | |||

## Metric (SI) Equivalent | This equivalent and the others below are exact. | |||

## Other Metric (SI) Equivalents with More Basic Units | ||||

## Metric (SI) Dimensions | length2 × mass × time-3 | |||

## Quantity |

## Characteristic | ## horsepower-electric |
## Notes | ||
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## Other Name | HP-electric | |||

## Metric (SI) Equivalent | 746 watts | This equivalent and the others below are exact. | ||

## Other Metric (SI) Equivalents with More Basic Units | ||||

## Metric (SI) Dimensions | length2 × mass × time-3 | |||

## Quantity |

## Characteristic | ## horsepower-metric | ## Notes | ||
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## Other Names | HP-metric, cheval-vapeur, cv | |||

## Metric (SI) Equivalent | 735.49875 watts |
This equivalent and the others below are calculated from exact values. | ||

## Other Metric (SI) Equivalents with More Basic Units | ||||

## Metric (SI) Dimensions | length2 × mass × time-3 | |||

## Description in Terms of Other Units and Constants | 75 kilogram-force meters / second | |||

## Quantity |

## Characteristic | ## horsepower-water | ## Notes | ||
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## Other Name | HP-water | |||

## Metric (SI) Equivalent |
746.043 watts | |||

## Other Metric (SI) Equivalents with More Basic Units | ||||

## Metric (SI) Dimensions | length2 × mass × time-3 | |||

## Quantity |