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base unit

n
(Units) physics any of the fundamental units in a system of measurement. The base SI units are the metre, kilogram, second, ampere, kelvin, candela, and mole

base unit

Unit of organization in a tactical operation around which a movement or maneuver is planned and performed.
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Since there is no SI base unit for the direct measurement of gas flow, the base units of time and length are used to calculate flow rates.
ADI offers some suggestions for troubleshooting problems that may be affecting the performance of your vibratory base unit to prevent the coil from “melting down” or burning out.
Extending up to 69 feet, the Performer telescoping conveyor reaches into a 53-foot trailer, even when its 19-foot base unit is placed well behind the dock leveler.
The system includes a base unit, automatic fall sensor, pendant, door contact, motion detector, and waterproof wall unit.
The base unit connects directly to the fiber-optic cable and provides a visual indication of the fiber link status.
Last Monday a desktop PC base unit and monitor worth about pounds 500 were taken from a classroom at Horton Grange Primary School in Blyth.
On Monday night a desktop PC base unit and monitor were taken from a classroom at Horton Grange Primary School in Blyth.
The service is provided by a 2-way voice communication system that consists of a base unit and an activation device worn by the client.
A base unit that fits panels ranging from 2- to 3-mm thick.
To fletch a shaft, you insert the nock into the end of the base unit and lay the shaft in the X-style rest.
According to the company, the increase in sales was driven by strong base unit volume growth (particularly in snacks) and the benefit of fiscal 2009 pricing actions.
When users pair the base unit to a mobile phone or PC and make a call, all participants can speak with the party on the other end.