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Synonyms for joule

a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second

English physicist who established the mechanical theory of heat and discovered the first law of thermodynamics (1818-1889)

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Mr Porter said there were more opportunities for the Joules brand in homeware, especially kitchen items.
Joules' results fly in the face of struggling competitors such as Asos.
For the 12 months to May 26, Joules posted pretax profit of GBP12.9 million, 15% higher year-on-year, with the underlying figure rising 19% to GBP15.5 million.
There has been continued expansion of the Joules brand across all channels and markets.
Joules Renee striped sweatshirt, PS39.95; Monroe skinny stretch jeans, PS59.95; Solena cupsole trainers, PS69.95, available from Joules
Colin Porter, chief executive of Joules, said: "I am pleased to update on a continued strong retail performance for Joules through the important festive trading period, which represents an improvement from the retail sales growth in the first half of the year.
YLE ST files THE LATEST FROM THE CATWALK, RED CARPET AND HIGH STREET | BRETONS aren't just for summer - Joules has given its muchloved harbour tops a glam festive makeover, with sequins, slogans, embroidery and a whole load of Christmassy jazz.
Choose from a variety of scatter cushions in the Joules range at DFS.
JOULES are preparing for a hard Brexit by creating an EU distribution centre and ordering products weeks earlier than usual.
The 33-year-old man was gunned down in Joules Close off Rice Lane in Walton.
Joules welcomed crowds of shoppers recently as the doors to its new store in Stirling'sThistles shopping centre were opened.
Red dress PS29.99, Zara 2 back it up This Trippa tweed rucksack by Joules is pretty, yet practical, PS59.95, joules.com 3 chain gang Get some designer style for considerably less with this Kensington shoulder bag by Kurt Geiger London, PS119, kurtgeiger.com 4 casual affair Dress tweed down with these Victoria slip-ons, PS43, Spartoo.co.uk 5 cap it off This ladies' Harris Tweed hat is ideal for a weekend in the country, PS29.95, houseofbruar.com 6 the long game Tweed jackets don't have to be cropped.
Mondottica has released a preview of an ophthalmic frame that will feature in the Joules 2017 eyewear collection.