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By Donald Fenna

This complete and authoritative dictionary presents transparent definitions of devices, prefixes, and types of weights and measures in the Système overseas (SI), in addition to conventional, and industry-specific devices. it is usually normal ancient and medical historical past, protecting the improvement of the sequential definitions and sizing of devices. This new reference paintings will turn out useful to specialist scientists, engineers, technicians in addition to to scholars and the overall user.

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