The volume of an (isolated) specified component (C) divided by the mass of the system (S), e.g. patient–blood volume content. Volume content should not be confused with specific volume
volume), which is the volume of the system divided by the mass of the system.
IUPAC. Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 2nd ed. (the "Gold Book"). Compiled by A. D. McNaught and A. Wilkinson. Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford (1997). XML on-line corrected version: http://goldbook.iupac.org (2006-) created by M. Nic, J. Jirat, B. Kosata; updates compiled by A. Jenkins. ISBN 0-9678550-9-8. doi:10.1351/goldbook