# Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

- weighting
- (statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance

- pain unit
- a unit measuring the intensity of pain

- W
- a unit of power equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a resistance of 1 ohm

- milliwatt
- a unit of power equal to one thousandth of a watt

- decimal
- a proper fraction whose denominator is a power of 10

- pula
- the basic unit of money in Botswana

- pound
- 16 ounces avoirdupois

- Macao monetary unit
- monetary unit in Macao

- composite number
- an integer that is divisible without remainder by at least one positive integer other than itself and one

- Guatemalan monetary unit
- monetary unit in Guatemala

- Nicaraguan monetary unit
- monetary unit in Nicaragua

- octane rating
- a measure of the antiknock properties of gasoline

- F
- the capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of 1 volt between the plates

- pounder
- (used only in combination) something weighing a given number of pounds

- kilometre
- a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)

- cytotoxicity
- the degree to which something is toxic to living cells

- flood
- an overwhelming number or amount

- square metre
- a centare is 1/100th of an are

- ampere-turn
- a unit of magnetomotive force equal to the magnetomotive force produced by the passage of 1 ampere through 1 complete turn of a coil; equal to 1.257 gilberts

- minuend
- the number from which the subtrahend is subtracted

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