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Metric system

metric system A system of weights and measures, universal for scientific use, based upon the meter, which was originally... Read More

Metric

metric 1. Relating to measurement; involving, or proceeding by, measurement. 2. Of or pertaining to the meter as a standard... Read More

Inches

Inch 1. A measure of length, the twelfth part of a foot, commonly subdivided into halves, quarters, eights, sixteenths, etc,... Read More

Animal

Animal Definition An animal (plural: animals) refers to any of the eukaryotic multicellular organisms of the biological... Read More

Nm

nm (Science: abbreviation) Nanomolar (10-9 M). symbol for nanometer. A metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a... Read More

Isotonic

Isotonic Definition What does isotonic mean? The term "isotonic" is used in physiology, anatomy, and physical chemistry.... Read More

Micrometer

micrometer An instrument, used with a telescope or microscope, for measuring minute distances, or the apparent diameters of... Read More

Micron

micron (Science: physics) A measure of length; the thousandth part of one millimetre; the millionth part of a meter. Origin:... Read More

Volumetric

volumetric Of or pertaining to the measurement of volume. (Science: chemistry) Volumetric analysis, that system of the... Read More

Vat

vat 1. A large vessel, cistern, or tub, especially one used for holding in an immature state, chemical preparations for... Read More

Nanometer

nanometer One-billionth of a meter (10-9 m). Abbreviation: nm A metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a... Read More

Crop yield

Definition noun The amount of plant crop (such as cereal, grain or legume) harvested per unit area for a given... Read More