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Foot-pound (British/American), energy

The foot-pound force, or simply foot-pound (symbol: ft·lbf or ft·lb) is an English unit of work or energy. It is the amount of energy expended when a force of one pound acts through a distance of 1 foot along the direction of the force. It is also a unit of torque: 1 foot-pound is the amount of torque created by a force of 1 pound acting at a perpendicular distance of 1 foot from a pivot point.

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