Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Unit"

The meaning of "Unit" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does All units in the vicinity of Mission and Twelfth, assault in progress. mean?
A: They sound like street names.

Any police near the streets of Mission and Twelfth...come quickly. An assault is in progress there.
Q: What does acting as one unit capable of doing so much more than they could apart mean?
A: It means that working together gives them more advantages and benefits than working alone.
Q: What does what did that unit set you back mean?
A: It means "how much did that cost?"
"그 비용은 얼마 죠?"

(Sorry. My Korean is bad)
Q: What does Each unit in the complex is for 4 people.

what does this mean, especially unit and complex, in simpler English? mean?
A: you could rephrase it as

every unit in the building is for 4 people

it basically means that every "Unit" has to be used by 4 people
Q: What does A/C unit mean?
A: It means air conditioner, I think

Example sentences using "Unit"

Q: Please show me example sentences with unit.
A: @opse1020: 講一個我物理老師講的笑話

teacher: What is the unit for power?
student: Watt
teacher: no, you should answer "yes it is"
(what 和 瓦特watt 同音)

Synonyms of "Unit" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between In unit laundry. and On site laundry. ?
A: IF you live in an apartment building, for example, you'd either have a washer and dryer in your apartment (in unit) or have a shared laundry facility on the premises where tenants could do their laundry (on site).
Q: What is the difference between unit and component ?
A: A component is always a part of a larger machine, it is not selfcontsined.A unit is a self contained part of something.

We use the word "component" to describe the parts of a machine or a process.

We use the term maths/science to indicate the type of thing being measured. Length is measured in meters. The meter is the unit of length.

We also use "unit" instead of "chapter" in text books, to indicate that this is part of a learning course.

There are many different components that go into the successful running of a business.

I haven't studied that unit yet.
I forgot to include the units in my physics exam!
This unit (part of a kitchen, usually a cupboard) is broken!
Q: What is the difference between the unit of and the units of ?
A: Unit-Singular
Q: What is the difference between unit and unity ?
A: unit = unidade
unity = União
Q: What is the difference between unit and credit ?
A: Hmm. In Australia we usually say "unit of credit". It is, for want of a better phrasing, the "point" value of a subject at university - a six unit-of-credit subject is worth twice as much towards your degree as a three unit-of-credit subject. For example.

"Credit" on its own is a grade score - it comes between "pass" (or "pass-with-merit", if it's awarded) and "distinction".

"Unit" on its own usually refers to a single topic studied during a subject. For example, while studying statistics, you might do a unit on the normal distribution curve.

Translations of "Unit"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? on a unit
A: on a unit
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? AとBによる映像制作ユニットです。はThe unit of movie making by A and B.で通じますか?
A: Video production unit by A and B.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Can I write unit # first when writing an address?

For example,

# 303, 3355 Cherry Lane

Thank you,

A: you would put 3355 cherry lane unit# 303 the city, state, zip code
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? the unit of meat
A: a slice would be like a small sliver of meat, usually like deli meat that would be on a sandwich. a piece would be like a bite sized portion, and a chunk would be a much larger portion. i dont think people use loaf to refer to meat usually, there is a dish called a meat loaf which is just ground beef molded to a bread loaf shape
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? unit bath(closed shower and bathtub)
A: There is no word for a unit bath. We just say shower.

Other questions about "Unit"

Q: I think the unit of the temperature between Japan and US is different. Does this sound natural?
A: "Between" is a little strange because the units are not common at all. It's better to say "I think Japan and the US use different units to measure temperature."
Q: What is "unit" for buildings?

Like multi-unit building.
A: A building which has 100 apartments may list these apartments as "units".
Unit 02-06 may mean apartment (or office unit) number 6 on the 2nd floor or unit 2 on the 6th floor depending on the convention. I hope I am addressing the correct question.
Q: This unit can ensure the proof of authenticity, validity, and be willing to undertake the resulting legal responsibility. Does this sound natural?

This measure or document can ensure proof of authenticity

This unit or result ensures the validity of your calculations.

This document indicates that the the item is authentic. Whoever provides signed authentication of such an item is legally bound and responsible by his actions of validation.
Q: "What does the unit written before the numeral 56 mean? How much is it?" Does this sound natural?
A: By the way, that unit is Indian Rupees (the currency of India). The sentence itself is natural.
Q: 几乎不能确定单价或很难确认单价,这样说行吗: hardly confirm the unit price Does this sound natural?
A: Depending on context, I might say:

It's very difficult to determine the unit price.

It's hard to confirm the unit price.

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