(Slang) A telephone number:
A complex system of proteins found in blood plasma that are sequentially activated and play various roles in the immune response, including lysing bacterial cell membranes, making pathogens more susceptible to phagocytes, and recruiting inflammatory cells to sites of infection or injury.
Any container with a capacity of one gallon
The fact or condition of being total; entirety
A collection of artifacts from a single datable component of an archaeological site. Depending on the site and culture, an assemblage may be associated with a single limited activity, as with stone tools found at a butchering site, or may reflect a broad range of cultural life, as with artifacts that are found in a communal living site.
The duration of a syllable in quantitative verse.
The definition of a gang is a group of people who spend a lot of time together, often for negative purposes such as stealing or attacking others.
The prevailing social order; the establishment. Used with the :
(Music) A group of instruments or voices in the same class considered as a division of a band, orchestra, or choir:
The definition of a fraction is a mathematical expression with a numerator and a denominator, a disconnected piece or a small part of something.
A place or part where two things or parts are joined
A section of split logs used as fuel.
The amount of time between specified moments; the duration:
A part of a plant considered with regard to structure or position rather than function
The definition of a factor is a contributor to something or is a number that divides another number without leaving a remainder.
An ace occurs when a golfer gets the ball into the cup with one stroke.
A mononucleotide, C10 H14 N5 O7 P, found in animal cells and reversibly convertible to ADP and ATP; adenosine monophosphate.
An extremely small part, quantity, or amount.
The act of biting.
(--- Historical) A unit of the U.S. Army comprising two or more regiments
An early form of social group, as in the Scottish Highlands, composed of several families claiming descent from a common ancestor, bearing the same family name, and following the same chieftain
A subdivision of a military regiment or battalion that constitutes the lowest administrative unit. It is usually under the command of a captain and is made up of at least two platoons.
The definition of component means one part of a whole thing.
(Acoustics) A numerical expression of the relative loudness of a sound: the difference in decibels between two sounds is ten times the common logarithm of the ratio of their power levels
The greatest sum of the exponents of the variables in a term of a polynomial or polynomial equation. For example, x3 + 2 xy + x is of the third degree.
One of a series of kinds, values, or sizes, as in a system of currency or weights:
Indifference to or remoteness from the concerns of others; aloofness:
A fundamental social group in society typically consisting of one or two parents and their children.
The definition of a foot is the end or last of something or 12 inches.
The basic unit of mass in the metric system, equal to 0.03527 ounce (0.0022046 pound or 15.4321 grains): now defined in the SI system as 0.001 of the mass of the standard international kilogram (a platinum-iridium cylinder kept in France): one pound equals 453.5924 grams
A single thing, being, or organism, esp., when regarded as a member of a class, species, group, etc.
An article; unit; separate thing; particular; entry in an account
The act of measuring:
A method of determining quantity, capacity, or dimension. Several systems of measurement exist, each one comprising units whose amounts have been arbitrarily set and agreed upon by specific groups. While the United States Customary System remains the most commonly used system of measurement in the United States, the International System is accepted all over the world as the standard system for use in science.
Any of various devices designed to measure time, distance, speed, or intensity or indicate and record or regulate the amount or volume, as of the flow of a gas or an electric current.
An air mile.
In classical architecture, the diameter, or one half the diameter, of a column at the base of the shaft, used to determine the proportions or the structure
One is a single person, unit or thing or the first number in a counting series.
The definition of an ounce is 1/16 of a pound or a very small amount of something.
A unit of liquid measure, equal to12 of a liquid quart or 16 fluid ounces (4 gills or 0.4732 liquid liter): the British and Canadian imperial pint equals 0.5682 liquid liter
(Sports) A group of players within a team, especially a football team, that is trained and sent into or withdrawn from play as a unit:
The act of pounding.
A unit of dry measure, equal to14 dry gallon or18 peck or 2 dry pints (1.1012 dry liters or 67.2006 cubic inches)
A unit of time equal to one sixtieth of a minute.
A unit for measuring displacement of ships, equal to 35 cubic feet: it is approximately equal to the volume of a long ton of sea water
A unit of sociopolitical organization consisting of a number of families, clans, or other groups who share a common ancestry and culture and among whom leadership is typically neither formalized nor permanent.
A circular tread; a gait by which a horse going sideways round a centre makes two concentric tracks.
(Statistics) A factor assigned to a number in a computation, as in determining an average, to increase or decrease the number's effect on the computation, reflecting its importance.
An entity or system made up of interrelated parts:
A unit of length in the US Customary System equal to 3 feet or 36 inches (0.91 meter).
The period (365 days, 6 hours, 9 minutes, and 9.54 seconds of mean solar time) spent by the sun in its apparent passage from a fixed star and back to the same position again: it is the true period of the earth's revolution, and the difference in time between this and the tropical year is due to the precession of the equinoxes
A part of a larger whole, usually in such a form that it is able to be separated from other parts.
A body of people associated in some work, organization, etc. under common direction
A person or group capable of influential action:
The definition of a team is a group of people working for a common cause or one or more animals working to pull a vehicle.
A basic element or part of something:
A unit of radiation exposure equal to the quantity of ionizing radiation that will produce one electrostatic unit of electricity in one cubic centimeter of dry air at 0°C and standard atmospheric pressure.
Entirety is defined as the whole thing, or the state of being complete.
The whole amount or number; sum; aggregate
The act of putting together such set of pieces.
Of or relating to integration.
The definition of monistic is a teaching with only one essential substance or principle.
The definition of unitary is something that relates to one unit or whole.
A unit of dry measure for grain, fruit, etc., equal to 32 dry quarts or 4 pecks (35.2384 dry liters or 1.2445 cubic feet): abbrev. bu
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
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