Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

Planck's constant
the constant of proportionality relating the energy of a photon to its frequency; approximately 6.626 x 10^-34 joule-second
Tajikistani monetary unit
monetary unit in Tajikistan
a small byte
the basic monetary unit of most members of the European Union (introduced in 1999); in 2002 twelve European nations (Germany, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Austria, Finland) adopted the euro as their basic unit of money and abandoned their traditional currencies
an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers
a cgs unit of work or energy; the work done by a force of one dyne acting over a distance of one centimeter
a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation
Burundi franc
the basic unit of money in Burundi
metric grain
a weight unit used for pearls or diamonds: 50 mg or 1/4 carat
land mile
a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
100 lisente equal 1 loti in Lesotho; one sente is worth one-hundredth of a loti
a unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns
column inch
a unit of measurement for advertising space
elastic modulus
(physics) the ratio of the applied stress to the change in shape of an elastic body
cosmological constant
an arbitrary constant in the equations of general relativity theory
Gunter's chain
a unit of length (22 yards)
a fractional monetary unit of Japan and Indonesia and Cambodia; equal to one hundredth of a yen or rupiah or riel
duck's egg
(cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman
Swaziland monetary unit
monetary unit in Swaziland
(roentgen equivalent man) the dosage of ionizing radiation that will cause the same amount of injury to human tissue as 1 roentgen of X-rays
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