candela
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /kænˈdɛlə/, /kænˈdiːlə/, /ˈkændɪlə/
  • (America) IPA: /kænˈdēlə/, /kænˈdelə/
Noun

candela (plural candelas)

  1. In the International System of Units, the base unit of luminous intensity; the luminous intensity, in a given direction, of a source that emits monochromatic radiation of frequency 540 × 1012 hertz and that has a radiant intensity in that direction of 1/683 watt per steradian. Symbol: cd
Related terms Translations
Candela
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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