As of Version 9.0, unit functionality is built into the Wolfram Language

is a unit of force.


  • To use PoundWeight, you first need to load the Units Package using Needs["Units`"].
  • PoundWeight is equivalent to approximately 4.44822 Newton (SI units).
  • PoundWeight is equivalent to PoundForce.
  • Convert[n PoundWeight,newunits] converts n PoundWeight to a form involving units newunits.
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