absolute unit


noun

a unit of measurement forming part of the electromagnetic cgs system, such as an abampere or abcoulomb
a unit of measurement forming part of a system of units that includes a unit of force defined so that it is independent of the acceleration of free fall

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Medical definitions for absolute unit

absolute unit

n.

A unit whose value is constant regardless of place or time.
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