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Plurals 

Plurals

Chapter:
Units of Measure
Author(s):

Phil B. Fontanarosa

and Stacy Christiansen

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Plurals

The same symbol is used for single and multiple quantities. Unit symbols are not expressed in the plural form.

Preferred:

1 L

70 L

Avoid:

1 Ls

70 Ls

Preferred:

1 g

1500 g

Avoid:

1 gs

1500 gs

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