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H n.  (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity equal to the internal energy of a system plus the product of its volume and pressure ;
H n.  the 8th letter of the Roman alphabet ;
h n.  the constant of proportionality relating the energy of a photon to its frequency ; approximately 6.626 x 10^-34 joule-second ;
H n.  a unit of inductance in which an induced electromotive force of one volt is produced when the current is varied at the rate of one ampere per second ;
H n.  a nonmetallic univalent element that is normally a colorless and odorless highly flammable diatomic gas ; the simplest and lightest and most abundant element in the universe ;
H-bomb n.  a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium ;
H-shaped adj.  shaped in the form of the letter H ;
H. G. Wells n.  prolific English writer best known for his science-fiction novels ; he also wrote on contemporary social problems and wrote popular accounts of history and science (1866-1946) ;
H. H. Munro n.  British writer of short stories (1870-1916) ;
H. J. Eysenck n.  a British psychologist (born in Germany) noted for his theories of intelligence and personality and for his strong criticism of Freudian psychoanalysis ;
H. L. Mencken n.  United States journalist and literary critic (1880-1956) ;
H. pylori n.  the type species of genus Heliobacter ; produces urease and is associated with several gastroduodenal diseases (including gastritis and gastric ulcers and duodenal ulcers and other peptic ulcers) ;
H.I. n.  a group of volcanic and coral islands in the central Pacific ;
H.M.S. Bounty n.  a ship of the British navy ; in 1789 part of the crew mutinied against their commander William Bligh and set him afloat in an open boat ;
H.P. n.  a unit of power equal to 746 watts ;
 
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wintun : n a Copehan language spoken by the Wintun; n a member of a North American Indian people living in the Sacramento valley in California

 
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