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# Kilogram/Related Articles

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- International System of Units [r]: Metric unit system based on the metre, kilogram, second, ampere, kelvin, mole and candela.
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- Avogadro's number [r]: The number of atoms in 12 gram of carbon-12 atoms in their ground state at rest.
^{[e]} - Comité International des Poids et Mesures [r]: An international committee set up to promote uniformity in units of measurement.
^{[e]} - Dyne [r]: Force in cgs system; symbol: dyn; 1 dyn = 10
^{−5}N.^{[e]} - Force [r]: Vector quantity that tends to produce an acceleration of a body in the direction of its application.
^{[e]} - Gaussian units [r]: A centimeter-gram-second system of units often used in electrodynamics and special relativity.
^{[e]} - Kilogram-force [r]: A unit of force which will accelerate 1 kilogram of mass to 9.80665 m/s
^{2}, the standard average acceleration due to gravity on Earth's surface (referred to as).**g**_{n}^{[e]} - Mass [r]: The total amount of a substance, or alternatively, the total energy of a substance.
^{[e]} - Metric units [r]: Obsolete term for a system of units in which the unit of length is the meter, the unit of mass the kilogram, and the unit of time the second.
^{[e]} - Newton [r]: SI derived unit of force, named after Isaac Newton, equal to the amount of force required to accelerate a mass of one kilogram at a rate of one metre per second per second.
^{[e]} - Pound (mass) [r]: A measurement unit of mass used in the United States customary, Imperial, and other systems of measurement.
^{[e]} - Pound-force [r]: A measurement unit of force which will accelerate 1 pound of mass to 9.80665 m/s
^{2}(≈ 32.17405 ft/s^{2}), the standard average acceleration due to gravity on Earth's surface (referred to as).**g**_{n}^{[e]} - Unified atomic mass unit [r]: A unit of atomic and molecular mass, the ratio of atomic mass to one twelfth of the mass of carbon
^{12}C at rest in its nuclear and electronic ground state, approximately 1.660 538 921(73) × 10^{−27}kg .^{[e]}