Class Unit

An unit of measure

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Properties:

conversionFactor double The conversion factor to the reference unit of the unit group to which this unit belongs.
referenceUnit boolean Indicates whether the unit is the reference unit of the unit group to which this unit belongs. If it is the reference unit the conversion factor must be 1.0. There should be always only one reference unit in a unit group. The reference unit is used to convert amounts given in one unit to amounts given in another unit of the respective unit group.
synonyms List[string] A list of synonyms for the unit.

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Properties from RootEntity:

name string The name of the entity.
description string The description of the entity.
version string A version number in MAJOR.MINOR.PATCH format where the MINOR and PATCH fields are optional and the fields may have leading zeros (so 01.00.00 is the same as 1.0.0 or 1).
lastChange dateTime The timestamp when the entity was changed the last time.

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JSON-LD Example

{
  "@context": "http://greendelta.github.io/olca-schema/context.jsonld",
  "@type": "Unit",
  "@id": "52765a6c-3896-43c2-b2f4-c679acf13efe",
  "name": "MJ",
  "description": "Megajoule",
  "referenceUnit": true,
  "conversionFactor": 1.0
}