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Unit

Correct spelling for unit

Medical definition of unit:

1. One, a single person or thing. 2. A standard of measure, weight, or any other quality, by multiplications or fractions of which a scale or system is formed.

Usage examples for unit:

  • The Worcesters have just gone into the trenches to relieve some other unit "The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde", – George Davidson"
  • But an advance unit is composed of men. "Breaking Point, – James E. Gunn"
  • Garvey told them that he planned to organize the four hundred million blacks of the world into one powerful unit and to plant the banner of freedom in Africa. "The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America, – Norman Coombs"
  • What we call Unit Eight- the heart of the drive. "The Galaxy Primes, – Edward Elmer Smith"

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