mass unit

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Noun1.mass unit - a unit of measurement for massmass unit - a unit of measurement for mass  
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"
atomic mass unit - unit of mass for expressing masses of atoms or molecules
mass number, nucleon number - the sum of the number of neutrons and protons in an atomic nucleus
avoirdupois unit - any of the units of the avoirdupois system of weights
metric weight unit, weight unit - a decimal unit of weight based on the gram
slug - a unit of mass equal to the mass that accelerates at 1 foot/sec/sec when acted upon by a force of 1 pound; approximately 14.5939 kilograms
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Have a minimum scanning mass range of 10-1000 Atomic Mass Unit (AMU).
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Per diaper, the mass unit area of diapers used is less than 25 gsm and table one shows the amount of imported polypropylene filament nonwovens used in this amount of diapers.
Step 2: In this step, the students were asked to define the atomic mass unit (amu).
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