Meaning of UNIT in English

UNIT

noun a single thing or person.

2. unit ·noun the least whole number; one.

3. unit ·noun a gold coin of the reign of james i., of the value of twenty shillings.

4. unit ·noun a single thing, as a magnitude or number, regarded as an undivided whole.

5. unit ·noun any determinate amount or quantity (as of length, time, heat, value) adopted as a standard of measurement for other amounts or quantities of the same kind.

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