Definitions of Metrology terms & phrases.
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Attribute of a phenomenon, body or substance that may be distinguished qualitatively and determined quantitatively.
Quantity defined, in a system of quantities, as a function of base quantities of that system.
Expression that represents a quantity of a system of quantities as the product of powers of factors that represent the basic quantities of the system.