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sub·u·nit

 (sŭb′yo͞o′nĭt)
n.
A subdivision of a larger unit.

subunit

(sʌbˈjuːnɪt)
n
a distinct part or component of something larger
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Noun1.subunit - a monetary unit that is valued at a fraction (usually one hundredth) of the basic monetary unit
monetary unit - a unit of money
cent - a fractional monetary unit of several countries
centesimo - a fractional monetary unit of several countries: Panama and Italy and Uruguay and Chile
centimo - a fractional monetary unit of Venezuela and Costa Rica and Equatorial Guinea and Paraguay and Spain
centavo - a fractional monetary unit of several countries: El Salvador and Sao Tome and Principe and Brazil and Argentina and Bolivia and Colombia and Cuba and the Dominican Republic and Ecuador and El Salvador and Guatemala and Honduras and Mexico and Nicaragua and Peru and the Philippines and Portugal
centime - a fractional monetary unit of several countries: France and Algeria and Belgium and Burkina Faso and Burundi and Cameroon and Chad and the Congo and Gabon and Haiti and the Ivory Coast and Luxembourg and Mali and Morocco and Niger and Rwanda and Senegal and Switzerland and Togo
fils - a fractional monetary unit in Bahrain and Iraq and Jordan and Kuwait; equal to one thousandth of a dinar
sen - a fractional monetary unit of Japan and Indonesia and Cambodia; equal to one hundredth of a yen or rupiah or riel
ore - a monetary subunit in Denmark and Norway and Sweden; 100 ore equal 1 krona
piaster, piastre - a fractional monetary unit in Egypt and Lebanon and Sudan and Syria
penny - a fractional monetary unit of Ireland and the United Kingdom; equal to one hundredth of a pound
paisa - a fractional monetary unit in Bangladesh and India and Nepal and Pakistan
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We conclude that the subunit composition of hemocyanin from Siphonaria resembles to the hemocyanin of other reported gastropods and thus could also be subjected for further immunological investigations for their possible biomedical application.
Falsely Decreased Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) Results Due to Increased Concentrations of the Free {beta} Subunit and the {beta} Core Fragment in Quantitative hCG Assays.
The IPO closed on 25 February and included 2,750,000 units, each bundling one subunit and one-half of a warrant, sold at USD6.
The toxin was initially thought to consist of only one type of subunit that could form aggregates of various sizes and presumed different toxicity.
This transcription factor with a heterodimeric structure comprised an oxygen-regulated a subunit (HIF-[alpha]), and a constitutively expressed [beta] subunit (Semenza 2000) is translocated to the nucleus during hypoxia, where it binds to specific DNA sequences to regulate a large number of genes implicated in energetic metabolism, including 6-phosphofructo-2-kinase, fructose-2,6-biphosphatase 3 and 4, and COX subunits 4-1 (Minchenko et al.
Scientists at Mississippi State University compared the total protein content and the compositions of the major protein and subunit peptides in different end products, as affected by different processing techniques.
By studying how pluripotent stem cells maintain the quality of their proteome, the researchers found that this complex is regulated by the subunit CCT8.
q] class is one subfamily of the G protein alpha subunit family and is comprised of four genes: G-protein subunit Galphaq (GNAQ), GNA11, GNA14, and GNA15 (Davignon et al.
Sickle cell disease and beta-thalassemia are caused by mutations in a gene encoding an adult-expressed subunit termed beta.