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Explain the Difference Between Mass and Weight

Information on "The Difference Between Mass and Weight". Some point are explained below about the difference between mass and weight to know more about it.


  • Mass can be defined as quantity of matter contained in the body.
  • Mass of the body cannot be changed with the change in the location or position , it remains constant at any time and any place.
  • Mass can never be zero
  • Mass is usually denoted my m or M


  • Weight can be considere as the measurement of the gravitational force acting on the object or the body.
  • We can say the weight is the force by which the earth attracts an object or the body towards its centre.
  • Weight is not constant , it keeps changes with the change in the location or position. Weight changed due to gravity.
  • Weight can be zero if no gravity is acting on it.
  • Weight W is denoted by : W = m * g where m means mass and g means gravity.

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Process Validation Types Retrospective validation

Retrospective validation is the second type of process validation, some of the points regarding the retrospective validation are given below , so let us check it out one by one:

Retrospective validation is the documented evidence in which the process validation is carried out based on the historical data.

Validation of facilities, process, or processes are carried out based on the available historical data or reports.

This type of approach is rarely used today.

Medicinal Uses of Tulsi Plant in Points

Check out Medicinal Uses of Tulsi plant in Points which are discussed below. So let us find out some points on Medicinal uses to know more about Tulsi Plant.

Medicinal Uses of Tulsi Plant are :

Tulsi has ability to cure many types of fever because tulsi has very potent anti-bacterial, germicidal,antibiotic and fungicidal properties which are great for resolving fevers.

Tulsi plant is also helpful to enhance the immune power of the body.

Tulsi helps to maintain normal body temperature of the body.

Full Form of RTGS

RTGS Full Form - RTGS allows companies, individual or different firms to transfer amount from one account to another on the internet.

It is very fast method of transferring money from one account to another.

RTGS stands for Real Time Gross Settlement.

Full Form of DNB,MBBS

Diplomate of National Board  (DNB) is the title awarded by National board of examination.(Other full form and meaning of DNB are also available) So check it out other articles related to the given term.

MBBS ::Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of surgery (Degree awarded by medical school ).

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The List of Abbreviations used in Pharmaceutical Industry

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In Chapter number nine of the list of abbreviations used in pharmaceutical Industry you will get some of the other words used in pharma industry which are given below.

Full Form of NA

NA - Not Applicable

Other full form of NA are Nucleic Acid, North America,National Association and Sodium.

so let us find out other meaning of the given terms.

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