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temperature measured on the absolute scale absolute temperature
(chemistry) the amount of free acid present in fat as measured by the milligrams of potassium hydroxide needed to neutralize it acid value
sharpness of vision; the visual ability to resolve fine detail (usually measured by a Snellen chart) acuity , sharp-sightedness , visual acuity
strength of a electrical current measured in amperes amperage
space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians angle
(geometry) the angle formed by the x-axis and a given line (measured counterclockwise from the positive half of the x-axis) angle of inclination , inclination
property of being anisotropic; having a different value when measured in different directions anisotropy
time for the earth to make one revolution around the sun, measured between two vernal equinoxes astronomical year , equinoctial year , solar year , tropical year
extraneous signals that can be confused with the phenomenon to be observed or measured background , background signal
imaginary line or standard by which things are measured or compared baseline
pace of music measured by the number of beats occurring in 60 seconds beats per minute , bpm , M.M. , metronome marking
standard by which something can be measured or judged benchmark
temperature of the body; normally 98.6 F or 37 C in humans; usually measured to obtain a quick evaluation of a person's health blood heat , body temperature
pressure of the circulating blood against the walls of the blood vessels; results from the systole of the left ventricle of the heart; sometimes measured for a quick evaluation of a person's health blood pressure
person's age measured by matching their bone development (as shown by X rays) with bone development of an average person of known chronological age bone age
luminous intensity measured in candelas candlepower , light intensity
(astronomy) the equatorial coordinate specifying the angle, measured eastward along the celestial equator, from the vernal equinox to the intersection of the hour circle that passes through an object in the sky; usually expressed in hours and minutes and celestial longitude , RA , right ascension
any measurable property of a device measured under closely specified conditions characteristic , device characteristic
age measured by the time (years and months) that something or someone has existed chronological age
time taken to traverse a measured course clocking
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