comparing unit

comparing unit

[kəm′per·iŋ ‚yü·nət]
(electronics)
An electromechanical device which compares two groups of timed pulses and signals to establish either identity or nonidentity.
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These interactive sessions with trained guides are designed to teach four main skills: buying fruits and vegetables on a budget, comparing unit prices, reading food labels and identifying whole grain foods.
Figure 2 from PerkinElmer shows how ELN can be used to summarize results from multiple experiments, comparing unit operation results.
But now we are at least comparing unit costs for specific products.
This strategy was followed by other budget-stretching actions, including comparing unit prices of package sizes (71%) and shopping at discount grocery stores (66%).
51%), but they also plan to use other savings tactics more frequently, including comparing unit prices (83% vs.
Cooking Matters participants learn smart shopping by reading food labels and comparing unit prices, hands-on cooking skills, and how to get the most out of their food resources.
Using a linear model relies upon comparing units of length, using an area model relies upon comparing units of area and using a discrete model of fractions relies upon comparing abstract units composed of other units (abstract composite units).
LSA provides an automatic method for comparing units of textual information to each other in order to determine their semantic relatedness.
For a given number of square feet, more bedrooms do not increase value, indicating that appraisers should make little if any adjustment when comparing units with a different number of bedrooms.