Langley: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (lang'lē), [key]
— n.
  1. See
  2. 1834–1906, U.S. astronomer, physicist, and pioneer in aeronautics.
  3. See
  4. a city in SW British Columbia, in SW Canada, near Vancouver. 15,124.


Pronunciation: (lang'lē), [key]
— n. Physics.
  1. for electromagnetic radiation incident upon a surface, a value of energy per unit area equal to one calorie per square centimeter.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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