List of humorous units of measurement

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list of humorous units of measurement

"as Fuck" Is My Favorite Unit of Measurement: Sarcastic Humor Blank Lined Journal - Funny Black Cover Gift Notebook by Super Sassy Publishing

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List of unusual units of measurement

Many people have made use of, or invented , units of measurement intended primarily for their humour value; this is a list of such units invented by sources that are notable for reasons other than having made the unit itself, and that are widely known in the anglophone world for their humour value. These units may or may not have precise objectively measurable values, but all of them measure quantities that have been defined within the International System of Units. One furlong per fortnight is very nearly 1 centimetre per minute to within 1 part in Indeed, if the inch were defined as 2. Besides having the meaning of "any obscure unit", furlongs per fortnight have also served frequently in the classroom as an example on how to reduce a unit's fraction; the speed of light may be expressed as being roughly 1. In the Zork series of games, the Great Underground Empire had its own system of measurements, the most frequently referenced of which was the bloit. Defined as the distance the king's favorite pet could run in one hour spoofing a popular legend about the history of the foot , the length of the bloit varied dramatically, but the one canonical conversion to real-world units puts it at approximately two-thirds of a mile 1 km.

An unusual unit of measurement is a unit of measurement that does not form part of a coherent system of measurement ; especially in that its exact quantity may not be well known or that it may be an inconvenient multiple or fraction of base units in such systems. Many of the unusual units of measurements listed here are colloquial measurements, units devised to compare a measurement to common and familiar objects. One rack unit U is 1. Rack units are typically denoted without a space between the number of units and the 'U'. Thus a 4U server enclosure case is seven inches The hand is a non- SI unit of length equal to exactly 4 inches

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Many comedians and humour writers have made use of, or invented, units of measurement intended primarily for their humour value. This is a list of such units invented by sources that are notable for reasons other than having made the unit itself, and of units that are widely known in the anglophone world for their humour value. These units may or may not have precise objectively measurable values, but all of them measure quantities that have been defined within the S. In the Zork series of games, the Great Underground Empire had its own system of measures, the most frequently referenced of which was the bloit. Defined as the distance the king's favorite pet could run in one hour spoofing a popular legend about the history of the foot , the length of the bloit varied dramatically, but the one canonical conversion to real-world units puts it at approximately two-thirds of a mile 1 km. Knuth , later a famed computer scientist. According to Knuth, the basis of this new revolutionary system is the potrzebie, which equals the thickness of Mad issue 26, or 2.

5 thoughts on “"as Fuck" Is My Favorite Unit of Measurement: Sarcastic Humor Blank Lined Journal - Funny Black Cover Gift Notebook by Super Sassy Publishing

  1. Many people have made use of, or invented, units of measurement intended primarily for their humor value. This is a list of such units invented by sources that .

  2. When talking about measurements, why be like everyone else and use the standard metric system or American units when you can stand out considerably by making almost no sense at all?

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