a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list; "he noticed an item in the New York Times"; "she had several items on her shopping list"; "the main point on the agenda was taken up first"
an individual instance of a type of symbol; "the word`error' contains three tokens of `r'"
a small part that can be considered separately from the whole; "it was perfect in all details"
(used when listing or enumerating items) also; "a length of chain, item a hook"-Philip Guedalla
a whole individual unit; especially when included in a list or collection; "they reduced the price on many items"
an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information"
a single undivided whole; "an idea is not a unit that can be moved from one brain to another"
an organization regarded as part of a larger social group; "the coach said the offensive unit did a good job"; "after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit"
a single undivided natural thing occurring in the composition of something else; "units of nucleic acids"
any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole; "the reduced the number of units and installations"; "the word is a basic linguistic unit"
an assemblage of parts that is regarded as a single entity; "how big is that part compared to the whole?"; "the team is a unit"
Individual thing Clue Last Updated: 03/07/2019 9:00am