Unit

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Definition

a unit: an item, one individual part (of something)
noun
We have one unit in the shop, and 10 more in storage.
a unit of measurement is any quantity accepted as a standard measurement, for example centimeter, mile, kilogram, etc.

a (stereo) unit: a piece of equipment (for example to listen to music)
noun

Examples

  • "80,000 units of each annually."
  • "(A handkerchief held in front of the mouth and nose would work out at just 40 cents per unit."
  • "I propose 30 dollars per unit."
  • "500 units at $7 per unit."
  • "35 dollars per unit, doesn't that sound nice?"
  • "31 dollars per unit!"
  • "200 units at $15 per unit."
  • "We're a unit."
  • "This letter is your final notice for the long overdue payment on order number 4595442298561-49176 (10,000 units of Moulin Magic perfume)."
  • "50 units at $65 each."

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