Base Unit

Science / Chemistry / Base Unit: Base units are units that are fundamental building blocks in a system of measurement. There are seven base units in the SI system.

Other Words for Base

Base Noun Synonyms: bottom, foot, support, stand, pedestal
Base Verb Synonyms: establish, found, secure, build, ground, anchor, fix, hinge, form, derive, draw
Base Adjective Synonyms: low, undignified, cowardly, selfish, mean, despicable, contemptible, filthy, evil
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Other Words for Unit

Unit Noun Synonyms: element, component, entity, part, item, constituent, piece, portion, segment, section, module
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Derived Unit

Science / Chemistry / Derived Unit: Derived units are units constructed from the SI system's base units. For example, the SI unit for density is kg/m3, derived from the base units kg and m. MORE

Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Model (PBPK Model)

Health / Disease / Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Model (PBPK Model): A computer model that describes what happens to a chemical in the body. This model describes how the chemical gets into the body, where it goes in the body, how it is changed by the body, and how it l MORE

Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act Of 1996

Business / Agriculture / Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act Of 1996: P.L. 104-193 (September 22, 1996) was labeled as a major 'welfare reform' initiative. In addition to provisions making major changes to federal cash welfare, medicaid, work, and child care development MORE

Pioneer Community

Science / Biology / Pioneer Community: The initial community of colonizing species. MORE

Planned Unit Development (PUD)

Business / Real Estate / Planned Unit Development (PUD): A relatively modern concept in housing designed to produce a high density of dwellings and maximum use of open spaces. This efficient use of land allows greater flexibility for residential land and de MORE

Practical Salinity Units (PSU)

Science / Marine Biology / Practical Salinity Units (PSU): A measure of the salt content of seawater (practical salinity), based upon electrical conductivity of a sample relative to a reference standard of sea water, which now happens to be a reference set of MORE

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