Derived Quantity

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Definition

Derived Quantity. Quantity kind that may be defined as a product of powers of one or more other kinds of quantity

A derived quantity may also be used to define a synonym kind of quantity for another kind of quantity.

Example

velocity (length/time), mass density (mass/length3)

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