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millimetre

(US), millimeter
one thousandth of a metre.

millimeter

[′mil·ə‚mēd·ər]
(mechanics)
A unit of length equal to one-thousandth of a meter. Abbreviated mm. Also known as metric line; strich.

millimeter

One thousandth of a meter, or 1/25th of an inch. See metric system and millimeter wave.
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In this paper, a broadband ka-band T/R front-end of millimeter wave active holographic imaging system is presented.
Basically, the .357 automatic represents a .40-automatic case redesigned in a bottleneck shape for fitting with a bullet similar in diameter to a 9 millimeter. Because this cartridge features a rim with the same diameter as that of the .40 automatic, users can chamber it in many .40-automatic handguns by simply changing the barrel.
Production engineers at EndWave are currently preparing the new test system for its first high volume production runs of millimeter wave transceiver modules, Dodson said.
“The addition of these 60 GHz WR-15 antennas is a great complement to our growing lines of millimeter wave products that help address the emerging markets around 60 GHz technology,” says Gerry Camacho, Vice President of Technical Marketing at Pasternack.

The new millimeter wave antennas with a WR-15 waveguide flange as well as the 60 GHz transmit/receive development system are in-stock and available to ship from Pasternack now.
Closer to home, dust-enshrouded star-forming regions are transparent at millimeter wavelengths, offering the chance for direct views of newborn stars in their cocoons and protoplanetary disks giving birth to extrasolar planets.
The semiconductor industry has taken a giant leap forward--100 millimeters, to be precise--in meeting a goal laid out by its road map, thanks to a manufacturing innovation that substantially reduces the cost of processing silicon wafers while increasing output.
Vubiq Networks, Inc., the innovation provider of millimeter wave wireless broadband technology, products and solutions, has announced that it has completed development of a hardware/software millimeter wave hyperimaging system, the company said.
Officials in Met Office here told reporter that seven millimeter rain has been received by Peshawar, which provided some respite to the dwellers from the scorching heat.
Saidu Sharif received 138-millimeter rain, Risalpur, 136 millimeter, Lower Dir 107 millimeter, Rawal Kot, 95 millimeter, Islamabad, 69 and Mianwali 51 millimeter.
Producers like Intel, Applied Materials, and ASM Lithography are moving forward to outfit factories for 300 millimeter wafer production only based upon an optimistic projection of need.
Vubiq Networks, Inc., the innovation provider of millimeter wave wireless broadband technology, products and solutions, has announced that it has filed yet another millimeter wave radio frequency identification (RFID) patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office, the company said.
According to Met Office here, maximum 27 millimeter rain was received by Bannu followed by 15 milimter by Parachinar, 13 millimeter by Lower Dir and eight millimeter each by Kalam and Malam Jabba in Swat respectively.