Bedeutung von “unit” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈjuːnɪt/
Extra Examples
He's part of a rapid response unit.Once they have completed their basic training, the soldiers are assigned to a unit.A specialist unit has been called in to investigate the fraud.The unit consists of two hundred marines.Three artillery units have been posted in the region.

a group of people who are responsible for a particular part of an organization:


a measure used to express an amount or quantity:

The kilogram is a unit of weight.

B1 a single, complete thing that may be part of a larger thing:

a French course book with ten units

a piece of furniture that fits together with other pieces:

kitchen units

a small machine, or part of a machine, that has a particular purpose:

a computer's central processing unit

(Definition von “unit” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)