capacity unit


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Noun1.capacity unit - a unit of measurement of volume or capacitycapacity unit - a unit of measurement of volume or capacity
unit, unit of measurement - any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
cu in, cubic inch - the volume equal to a cube one inch on each side
cu ft, cubic foot - the volume equal to a cube one foot on each side
cord - a unit of amount of wood cut for burning; 128 cubic feet
liquid measure, liquid unit - a unit of capacity for liquids (for measuring the volumes of liquids or their containers)
dry measure, dry unit - a unit of capacity for dry commodities (as fruit or grain)
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
cran - a capacity unit used for measuring fresh herring
field capacity - the maximum amount of water that a particular soil can hold
kor, homer - an ancient Hebrew unit of capacity equal to 10 baths or 10 ephahs
hin - ancient Hebrew unit of liquid measure = 1.5 gallons
fathom, fthm - (mining) a unit of volume (equal to 6 cubic feet) used in measuring bodies of ore
acre-foot - the volume of water that would cover 1 acre to a depth of 1 foot; 43,560 cubic feet or 1233.5 cubic meters
acre inch - one twelfth of an acre-foot
board foot - the volume of a piece of wood 1 foot square and 1 inch thick
standard - a board measure = 1980 board feet
cubic yard, yard - a unit of volume (as for sand or gravel)
last - a unit of capacity for grain equal to 80 bushels
volume - the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object; "the gas expanded to twice its original volume"
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A 36-megawatt capacity unit of the total 108-megawatt Golen Gol HPP has been completed and generating electricity, they said.
In many such applications the new higher capacity unit will eliminate this general practice, making for a faster and more efficient solution.
Based on the Jica study, there is a capacity shortage of 14 million twenty-foot equivalent units or TEUs, the capacity unit of container ships, for the Pacific Region, with Singapore already reaching its limit and Hong Kong remaining severely silted.
The consortium will build two independent gas-fired combined cycle power plants, with a combined generation capacity of 3,150 MW-a 1,450 MW project in Ibri and a 1,700 MW capacity unit in Sohar, which is called Sohar 3.
The consortium will build two independent gas-fired combined cycle power plants, with a combined generation capacity of 3,150 MW--a 1,450 MW project in Ibri and a 1,700 MW capacity unit in Sohar, which is called Sohar 3.
The other setting of the variable capacity unit controller allowed for an outdoor temperature cutout for backup electric heat.
7-litre capacity unit of the three diesel powerplants in the line-up, with a useful 130PS of punch.
The capacity unit is shown to be a useful design parameter to make the performance of the proposed scheme as good as possible.
2 million capacity unit is coming up in the city's Narsapuram area.
LG's BIGIN washing machine is the world's biggest capacity unit in standard size, capable of 11kgs capacity, relative to the standard 9kgs in the market, and boasts a number of innovations that allow for versatility in clothes washing.
The company is establishing a 100,000 capacity unit with an investment of around INR6bn in the project.
Another approach is based on a search of minimal lot size which is needed for effective utilization usually as bottleneck or capital-intensive capacity unit.