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Automotive dictionary (encyklopedia)

Dictionary of terms and abbreviations for cars (automobiles), motorcycles (bikes),
bicycles, boats, engines, machines, machining and car fixing.

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Specific heat

[1] In physics, the number of calories required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of a substance 1°C or the number of BTUs per pound per degree F. In air conditioners, the quantity of heat required to change the temperature of one pound of a substance by 1°F.
[2] Ratio of quantity of heat required to raise temperature of a body 1 degree to that required to raise temperature of equal mass of water 1 degree.

Top U.S. Insurance Companies

The top auto insurance companies in the U.S.A., based on several customer and expert ratings, are in the following list. Although individual ratings vary slightly, the order of the insurance companies below approximately reflects their average quality: