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milligram

, milligramme
one thousandth of a gram.
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

milligram

[′mil·ə‚gram]
(mechanics)
A unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a gram. Abbreviated mg.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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