Synonyms of w


1. tungsten, wolfram, W, atomic number 74, metallic element, metal

usage: a heavy grey-white metallic element; the pure form is used mainly in electrical applications; it is found in several ores including wolframite and scheelite

2. west, due west, westward, W, cardinal compass point

usage: the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees

3. watt, W, power unit

usage: a unit of power equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a resistance of 1 ohm

4. W, w, double-u, letter, letter of the alphabet, alphabetic character

usage: the 23rd letter of the Roman alphabet

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