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a group of people organized for a particular purpose

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any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange

an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole

a single undivided whole

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a single undivided natural thing occurring in the composition of something else

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Innerzyme Papaya Enzyme Chewable (1,000,000 USP Units of Papain/Chewable)
Pancreatin 56,000 USP units protease (pancreas) Sus scrofa 300 mg Papain 492 HP-units (International Pharmaceutical 180 mg Federation) Carica papaya Bromelain 675 FIP-units Ananas comosus 135 mg Trypsin 2,160 HP-units (pancreas) Sus scrofa from dried 72 mg purified aqueous extracts Chymotrypsin 900 FIP-units (pancreas) Bos Taurus 3 mg Rutoside trihydrate (Rutin) Sophora japonica from dried 150 mg purified aqueous extracts Other ingredients: Cellulose, vegetable-based enteric coating, vegetable stearate, natural vanilla flavor, purified water.
Commercial preparations are calibrated in USP units, 1 unit being defined as the quantity that prevents 1.0 mL of citrated sheep plasma from clotting for 1 h after the addition of 0.2 mL of 10 g/L Ca[Cl.sub.2] [3].
Some products utilize FCC units, while other products specify enzyme activity in USP units, NF units, SKB units or other units of measurement.