benz


benz
(Bz)
   a proposed metric unit of speed, equal to 1 meter per second or about 2.237 miles per hour. The unit would honor Karl F. Benz (1844-1929), the German engineer generally regarded as the inventor of the automobile.

Dictionary of units of measurement. 2015.

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  • Benz — ist der Name folgender Orte: Gemeinde Benz im Landkreis Vorpommern Greifswald in Mecklenburg Vorpommern, siehe Benz (Usedom) Gemeinde Benz im Landkreis Nordwestmecklenburg in Mecklenburg Vorpommern, siehe Benz (bei Wismar) Ortsteil der Stadt… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Benz — may refer to: People *Bertha Benz (1849 1944), German entrepreneur *Karl Benz (1844 1929), German engineer entrepreneur *Maria Benz (1906 1946), German born model artistic family member a.k.a. Nusch Éluard *Walter Benz (born 1931), German… …   Wikipedia

  • benz — benz·al·de·hyde; benz·am·ide; benz·anilide; benz·anthracene; benz·anthrone; benz·hydrol; benz·imidazole; benz·pyr·in·i·um; di·benz·anthracene; benz·iminazole; benz·pyrene; …   English syllables

  • Benz 28/50 PS — Benz Bild nicht vorhanden 50 PS / 50 PS Sport / 28/50 PS Hersteller: Benz Cie. Produktionszeitraum: 1906–1910 Klasse: Oberklasse Karosserieversionen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Benz 35/60 PS — Benz Bild nicht vorhanden 60 PS / 35/60 PS Hersteller: Benz Cie. Produktionszeitraum: 1906–1910 Klasse: Oberklasse Karosserieversionen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Benz 37/70 PS — Benz Bild nicht vorhanden 70 PS / 37/70 PS Hersteller: Benz Cie. Produktionszeitraum: 1906–1909 Klasse: Oberklasse Karosserieversionen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Benz 18 PS — Benz Bild nicht vorhanden 18 PS Hersteller: Benz Cie. Produktionszeitraum: 1905–1907 Klasse: Untere Mittelklasse Karosserieversionen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • benz — [benz] 1. n. Benzedrine™. (Drugs.) □ Benz will pep you up, but you give it all back later. □ Stay off the benz. Coffee is enough to perk anybody up. 2. AND Benz n. a Mercedes Benz automobile. □ I traded in my Benz for a beemer …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • benz- — benz(o) ♦ Élément marquant la parenté chimique avec le benzène ou l acide benzoïque. ⇒BENZ(O) , (BENZ , BENZO ), élément préf. Base de dér. ou premier élément de compos. formé à partir du rad. de benzoïque. A. Les termes (dér. ou composés)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Benz — AmE an informal name for a Mercedes Benz car →↑Merc Benz 2 Benz, Karl (1844 1929) a German engineer who built the first petrol driven car in 1885. His factory later joined with one started by Gottlieb Daimler, and became the Mercedes Benz car… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Benz & MD — is a duo of Canadian electronic music DJs and producers Greg Benz and Marco Di Carlo. They have released singles on record labels such as Release Records, Silver Planet, and Baroque Records.External links* [http://www.benzandmd.com/ Official… …   Wikipedia

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