February 2020 - Dynamic NPU Manual

General rules on Component

Component OverviewExamplesDetails Abbreviation Comp. Synonym Object, (analyte (see note 2)) Definition A part of the system Scope The component is an object that is being or intended to be measured/examined Note 1: An object may be an atomic entity (e.g. Na-ion),...

General rules on System

System OverviewExamplesDetails Abbreviation Syst Synonym Patient system Definition Part or phenomenon of the perceivable or conceivable world consisting of a demarcated arrangement of a set of elements and a set of relationships or processes between these elements (1)...

Arbitrary (arb.)

Arbitrary (arb.) OverviewExamplesDetails Abbreviation Arb. Definition Based on random choice or personal whim, rather than any reason or system Scope “Arbitrary” is a modifier (adjective) to a kind-of-quantity. Description Arbitrary indicates that the...

Areic

Areic Overview Definition by words Numerator kind-of-quantity divided by area of system 1 Definition by equation Scope Modifier (adjective) to a kind-of-quantity. Reference Ferard G, Dybkaer R, Fuentes-Arderiu X. Compendium of Terminology and Nomenclature of...