TITLE

en·er·gy

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
American Heritage Student Science Dictionary;2009, p116
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term energy is presented. It refers to the capacity or power to do work, such as the capacity to move an object (of a given mass) in a given direction by the application of force. Energy can exist in a variety of forms, such as electrical, mechanical, chemical, thermal, or nuclear, and can be transformed from one form to another.
ACCESSION #
20850270

 

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