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ODU

Oxygen Demand Units

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IMR

Indicator and Measurement Registry

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PMF

Performance Measurement Framework

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LPM

Line Profile Measurement

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PHMM

Patellar Height Measurement Methods

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CSMS

Carrier Safety Measurement System

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DTTM

Datum Timing Test Measurement

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TTFM

Transit Time Flow Measurement

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OMS

Optical Measurement Systems

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BMU

Building Maintenance Units

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TCMP

Taxpayer Compliance Measurement Program

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ARU

Automated Response Units

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MU

Memory Units

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MC

Measurement and Control

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DU

Digital Units

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IMBC

Implementing measurement based care

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POMT

Patient Outcome Measurement Tool

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IPWM

Input Pulse Width Measurement

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BONUS

Benefit Of Number of Units Sold

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FSMO

Field Sampling And Measurement Organizations

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CPOM

Cost Per Output Measurement

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RDCU

Rheumatology Day Care Units

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WOFM

Weighted Outage Frequency Measurement

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BAMS

Binary Angular Measurement System

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IRLU

Independent Retirement Living Units

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What does units of measurement mean?

Units of measurement
A unit of measurement is a definite magnitude of a physical quantity, defined and adopted by convention or by law, that is used as a standard for measurement of the same physical quantity. Any other value of the physical quantity can be expressed as a simple multiple of the unit of measurement. For example, length is a physical quantity. The metre is a unit of length that represents a definite predetermined length. When we say 10 metres, we actually mean 10 times the definite predetermined length called "metre". The definition, agreement, and practical use of units of measurement have played a crucial role in human endeavour from early ages up to this day. Different systems of units used to be very common. Now there is a global standard, the International System of Units, the modern form of the metric system. In trade, weights and measures is often a subject of governmental regulation, to ensure fairness and transparency. The International Bureau of Weights and Measures is tasked with ensuring worldwide uniformity of measurements and their traceability to the International System of Units. Metrology is the science for developing nationally and internationally accepted units of weights and measures.

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