Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

kilometer
a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
 
Qatari dirham
100 dirhams equal 1 riyal in Qatar
 
United States liquid unit
a liquid unit officially adopted in the United States Customary System
 
one percent
one part in a hundred equal parts
 
Ethiopian monetary unit
monetary unit in Ethiopia
 
Ci
a unit of radioactivity equal to the amount of a radioactive isotope that decays at the rate of 37,000,000,000 disintegrations per second
 
centimo
a fractional monetary unit of Venezuela and Costa Rica and Equatorial Guinea and Paraguay and Spain
 
minim
a United States liquid unit equal to 1/60 fluidram
 
irrational
a real number that cannot be expressed as a rational number
 
square measure
a system of units used to measure areas
 
skeleton
something reduced to its minimal form
 
Cayman Islands dollar
the basic unit of money in the Cayman Islands
 
palm
a linear unit based on the length or width of the human hand
 
point
a linear unit used to measure the size of type; approximately 1/72 inch
 
pound
a nontechnical unit of force equal to the mass of 1 pound with an acceleration of free fall equal to 32 feet/sec/sec
 
handful
the quantity that can be held in the hand
 
United States Customary System
the system of weights and measures based on the foot and pound and second and pint that dates back to colonial America but differs in some respects from the British Imperial System; today in the United States this system exists side by side with the SI system
 
anna
a former copper coin of Pakistan and India
 
Cuban peso
the basic unit of money in Cuba; equal to 100 centavos
 
Libyan monetary unit
monetary unit in Libya
 
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