work unit


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Noun1.work unit - a unit of measurement for workwork unit - a unit of measurement for work  
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"
erg - a cgs unit of work or energy; the work done by a force of one dyne acting over a distance of one centimeter
electron volt, eV - a unit of energy equal to the work done by an electron accelerated through a potential difference of 1 volt
J, joule, watt second - a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second
gram calorie, small calorie, calorie - unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure
Calorie, kilocalorie, kilogram calorie, large calorie, nutritionist's calorie - a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food
B.Th.U., British thermal unit, BTU - a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at one atmosphere pressure; equivalent to 251.997 calories
therm - a unit of heat equal to 100,000 British thermal units
watt-hour - a unit of energy equal to the power of one watt operating for one hour
B.T.U., Board of Trade unit, kilowatt hour, kW-hr - a unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 watts operating for one hour
foot-pound - a unit of work equal to a force of one pound moving through a distance of one foot
foot-ton - 2240 foot-pounds
foot-poundal - a unit of work equal to a force of one poundal moving through a distance of one foot
horsepower-hour - a unit of work equal to the work done by one horsepower in one hour
kilogram-meter - a unit of work equal to the work done by a one kilogram force operating through a distance of one meter
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Thus, this study attempts to bridge the gap between organizational performance in a work unit and individual behaviors with job satisfaction.
00 million US Dollars and work units are four hundred and on the same year minimum work is one (1) well up to 1000 Meters depth and minimum financial obligations are 1.
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But it also turns up important information such as variation in employee engagement among work units and the impact this variation has on student engagement.
Work Unit Guidance enhances the odds of obtaining a higher assessment by 32% per unit, while Coordination adds to the odds by 24%.
In addition to individual-level effects of relational demography on employee creative behaviour, the present study also proposes cross-level effects of work unit diversity on the same outcome.
Helping employees to accept responsibility and accountability for the level of customer service the work unit provides
The work unit has long been regarded as the primary vehicle through which the Chinese Communist leadership exercised its control over society.
First, it does not examine the work units of the guerrilla-war economy in the northwestern provinces of Shanxi-Gansu-Ningxia (1937-45).
The Planet features two or three independent working units which makes the machine up to 85% more productive than those equipped with a single work unit.
One additional work unit increases DFAS's revenue by the prespecified price of that type of work unit.
Another distinctive characteristic in the pre-reform era was that the work unit was fundamental to personal identity in China.