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derived unit

[də′rīvd ′yü·nət]
(physics)
A unit that is formed, in a specified system of measurement, by combining base units and other derived units according to the algebraic relations linking the corresponding quantities.
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As consequence, the International Bureau of Weights and Measures added to Table 3, SI derived units with special names and symbols, of the authoritative book The International System of Units (28) a new line: