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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A unit of mass equal to one thousandth of a gram.

Usage examples (26)
  • A biologist will often weigh minute pieces of tissue to the nearest milligram.
  • And it's believed Litvinenko was poisoned with something like a milligram, which is far in excess of that.
  • When you get to be 50 plus, 1200 milligram as day.
  • This means there are 1000 micrograms in a milligram. for more
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