Definition/Meaning | Word/Phrase |
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cardinal number equal to one dozen gross | 1728 , great gross |

unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile | 440 yards , quarter mile |

period of time equal to 1/24th of a day | 60 minutes , hour , hr |

unit of length equal to half of 1 mile | 880 yards , half mile |

metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation | A , angstrom , angstrom unit |

unit of current equal to 10 amperes | abamp , abampere |

unit of electrical charge equal to 10 coulombs | abcoulomb |

capacitance unit equal to one billion farads | abfarad |

unit of inductance equal to one billionth of a henry | abhenry |

unit of resistance equal to a billionth of an ohm | abohm |

unit of potential equal to one-hundred-millionth of a volt | abvolt |

power unit equal to the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt (one ten-thousandth of a milliwatt) | abwatt |

100 agorot equal 1 shekel in Israel | agora |

100 centimes equal 1 dinar in Algeria | Algerian centime |

unit of charge equal to 3600 coulombs | ampere-hour |

unit of charge equal to 60 coulombs | ampere-minute |

unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second | ampere-second , C , coulomb |

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 | ampere-turn |

annuity paid in a series of more or less equal payments at the beginning of equally spaced periods | annuity in advance |

unit of apothecary weight equal to 480 grains or one twelfth of a pound | apothecaries' ounce , ounce , troy ounce |

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