# Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

- R
- (physics) the universal constant in the gas equation: pressure times volume = R times temperature; equal to 8.3143 joules per kelvin per mole
- li
- Chinese distance measure; approximately 0.5 kilometers
- sone
- a unit of perceived loudness equal to the loudness of a 1000-hertz tone at 40 dB above threshold
- ligne
- a linear unit (1/40 inch) used to measure diameter of buttons
- drib
- a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)
- kegful
- the quantity contained in a keg
- centimetre
- a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
- droplet
- a tiny drop
- austral
- the basic unit of money in Argentina; equal to 100 centavos
- millenary
- a sum or aggregate of one thousand (especially one thousand years)
- unit of measurement
- any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
- Georgian monetary unit
- monetary unit in Georgia
- handful
- the quantity that can be held in the hand
- Indian monetary unit
- monetary unit in India
- Swedish monetary unit
- monetary unit in Sweden
- field capacity
- the maximum amount of water that a particular soil can hold
- shekel
- the basic unit of money in Israel
- Norwegian monetary unit
- monetary unit in Norway
- linear unit
- a unit of measurement of length
- kiloton
- one thousand tons