## A guide to international recommendations on names and symbols for quantities and units of measurementAlphabetical listing of about 3000 items, according to quantity names. Each entry gives quantity, symbol(s) for quantity, SI, SI unit, SI unit symbol, and definition and remarks. Bibliography of 120 references. |

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### Contents

Introduction | 5 |

Values of the fundamental physical constants | 255 |

Cross reference list of symbols for units | 283 |

Copyright | |

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### Common terms and phrases

acoustic activity coefficient adsorption amount of substance ampere angstrom angular atomic mass capacitance CGPM CGPM has accepted chemical CODATA component constant coulomb cross section cubic metre cubic metre m2 differential molar diffusion electric electron electronvolt enthalpy entropy enzyme factor flame spectroscopy flux density frequency Gibbs energy gives the symbols gram Helmholtz energy hertz Hz ICRU interfacial International ionization IUPAC 75 IUPAC.T IUPAP J/kg J/m2 square metre joule per J/m2 kelvin kilogram kilogram-force linear litre magnetic metre per second mole per mol/m2 molecular molecule neutron newton non-SI units nuclear number density particle pascal phase physiology pound-force pressure proton Quantity quantity quantity SI unit radiant flux ratio reciprocal second references remarks second squared solid state physics specific square centimetre square metre square metre m2 steradian stopping power subscript surface excess temperature term thermal unit Definitions unit SI unit unit Symbol vector velocity volume watt per W/m2