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Meaning of "base unit" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BASE UNIT

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BASE UNIT

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determiner
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Base unit is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BASE UNIT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of base unit in the English dictionary

The definition of base unit in the dictionary is any of the fundamental units in a system of measurement. The base SI units are the metre, kilogram, second, ampere, kelvin, candela, and mole.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BASE UNIT

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WORDS THAT END LIKE BASE UNIT

ambulatory care unit
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Synonyms and antonyms of base unit in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «base unit» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BASE UNIT

Find out the translation of base unit to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of base unit from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «base unit» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

基本单元
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

unidad de base
570 millions of speakers

English

base unit
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आधार इकाई
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

وحدة قاعدة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

базовый блок
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

unidade de base
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বেস একক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

l´unité de base
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Unit asas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Basiseinheit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

親機
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

베이스 유닛
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Unit dasar
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

đơn vị cơ sở
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அடிப்படை அலகு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बेस युनिट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ana ünite
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

unità di base
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jednostka bazowa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

базовий блок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

unitate de bază
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μονάδα βάσης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

basis eenheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

basenhet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Baseenheten
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of base unit

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BASE UNIT»

The term «base unit» is regularly used and occupies the 65.160 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BASE UNIT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «base unit» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «base unit» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about base unit

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BASE UNIT»

Discover the use of base unit in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to base unit and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4 For Dummies
The primary unit is also known as the base unit. Enter Each as the Primary Unit. 4 . Click OK. The Information window, which is the default display, appears. 5. At the top of the navigation pane on the left, click Units. The Unit Group: Books ...
Joel Scott, David Lee, Scott Weiss, 2011
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Accounting for Fixed Assets
The base unit is the smallest asset component. It is the basic unit in which the property records are maintained. The definition and policies for establishing base units should be written by the asset manager and accountant. It should be ...
Raymond H. Peterson, 2002
3
Creating Life-Like Animals in Polymer Clay
The circle shape of the mouse's head is the simplest shape in this sculpture, so 1 will use it as the base unit. The grid tells me the mouse's body is roughly four times larger than the circle shape of his head, or four times the base unit. The snout ...
Katherine Dewey, 2000
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United States Air Force and Its Antecedents: Published and ...
AFHRC 503rd Air Base Unit Baker, Raymond D. History of the Special Air Missions Units: The Washington National Airport staff, and the 503rd Army Air Base Unit (503 AAFB), 1943-1947. Andrews Air Force Base, Md.: Office of History , 89th ...
James T. Controvich, Martin Gordon, 2004
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Consumer Electronics
6.12 Wireless Phones or Cordless Phones 6.12.1 Principle of Operation The cordless telephones have handset and the base unit. Both the handset as well as base unit consists of transmitters and receivers in them. The handset and base unit ...
J.S.Chitode, 2007
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Certain Final Judicial Decisions Relating to Tariff ...
Multiphor II EPH Unit Base Unit Macrophor Base Unit Electrofocusing Lid Part of Be ise Unit: Polyacrylamide EF Accessory Kit Accessory Kit Lid complete for Multiphor II Part of Base Unit DNA Sequencing Accessory Kit Accessory Kit Multiphor ...
United States International Trade Commission, 1990
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Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers: A Process Approach
Each new unit is named by affixing an appropriate prefix to the base unit. Some of the common prefixes are listed in Table 13.3. I' Table 13.3 Metric prefixes and their values Metric Prefix Tera Giga Mega Kilo Hecto Deca Base unit Deci Centi ...
Mark Freitag, 2013
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AIMMS 3. 9 - Language Reference
base unit : s ; ! atomic unit QUANTITY: identifier : Velocity base unit : m/s ; ! unit expression QUANTITY: identifier : Frequency base unit : Hz = 1/s ; ! compound unit symbol with unit expression The atomic unit symbols m and s are the base units ...
Marcel Roelofs, Johannes Bisschop, 2009
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General, Organic, and Biochemistry: An Applied Approach
In the metric system, each type of measurement has a base unit, from which all other units are derived. For example, the base unit of distance (length, width, or height) is a meter, which is a little more than three feet. The most common base ...
James Armstrong, 2014
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The Architects' Handbook
Worktops are usually supplied in 7 standard lengths, including L-shaped. base units base unit base/hob unit full height door one drawer base unit base/sink/hob one drawer unit one dummy drawer base unit pan drawer full height door hob ...
Quentin Pickard, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BASE UNIT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term base unit is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Police appeal after Xbox One and CCTV equipment stolen from …
Items stolen include an Xbox One One, a Sentient CCTV System (base unit only), a Sony Camcorder, a Sony Digital camera, a Sony DVD ... «South Wales Argus, Jul 15»
2
Festivals en famille
... Angel Radio Frequency Tracker more highly. The search range is up to 1,600ft, and the base unit is equipped with a direction indicator. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
3
Medical alert systems now offer GPS, fall detection
Typically the devices work well up to 600 feet from the base unit. Be sure that covers the entire home and any usual path, such as to the end of ... «El Paso Inc., Jul 15»
4
Kenwood kCook review | TrustedReviews
Best of all, everything except the base unit, even the metal bowl, is dishwasher-safe, although its handy one-pot cooking also means there'll be ... «TrustedReviews, Jul 15»
5
CubeSensors review: These little cubes want to make you and your …
In the box you'll find a micro USB power adapter, a base unit which connects to your router via ethernet cable, along with the CubeSensors and ... «Gizmag, Jul 15»
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Compact exec face-off: new Audi A4 vs 3 Series, C-Class, XE and …
The diesels are more closely matched between rivals, with the 148bhp base unit in the A4 hitting 0-62mph in 8.6 seconds. By comparison, the ... «AutoExpress, Jun 15»
7
Engine Yard introduces commercial support for Deis Docker PaaS
... increasingly turning towards containers as a base unit of their compute capabilities,” said Stephen O'Grady, principal analyst with RedMonk. «SDTimes.com, Jun 15»
8
Gadget Watch: Floating record player
Two stereo speakers are built into the maple or walnut base unit, though external amplifiers and speakers are an option. The belt drive system ... «ElectronicsWeekly.com, Jun 15»
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Hyundai Creta Crossover Goes Official with Small Diesel Engines …
The base unit is a 1.6 Dual VTVT rated at 123 PS. There will also be two diesel options, a powerful 1.6 CRDI with 128 PS that's optionally ... «autoevolution, Jun 15»
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Ily is sort of like a smartphone for the whole home
The gray base unit has an eight-inch HD touchscreen, flush-mounted handset, speakers, camera, and IR sensor and can also be used to send ... «Digital Trends, Jun 15»

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