Relative (rel.) - Dynamic NPU Manual

Relative (rel.)

Abbreviation Rel.
Definition by words Quotient of two identical kinds-of-quantity and components, commonly two kinds-of-quantity related to different systems, the second may be a reference
Definition by equation

Note: “System 2” needs to be specified in the NPU syntax

Scope “Relative” is a modifier (adjective) to a kind-of-quantity.
Description

Relative kind-of-quantity is a kind-of-quantity of dimension one.

The measurement units are numbers.

Reference Ferard G, Dybkaer R, Fuentes-Arderiu X. Compendium of Terminology and Nomenclature of Properties in Clinical Laboratory Sciences : Recommendations 2016. 1 ed: Royal Society of Chemistry; 2016. 182 p. doi:10.1039/9781782622451.