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Unit

Definition

Unit is a standard quantity used to express and compare measurements of a particular physical quantity.

Note

Unit provides a reference point or scale for measuring the magnitude of that quantity. Units allow us to quantify and communicate measurements in a consistent and universally understood manner.

Relations

Unitis child ofmetadata
Unitexpressesquantity

Examples

  • Quantity length: meters, miles, foot.
  • Quantity volume: liters, gallons.
  • Quantity temperature: Celcius, Fahrenheit, Kelvin
data_concept/unit.txt · Last modified: 2023/10/17 16:15 by peter