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milli-

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin mille (thousand), via French.

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m
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milli-

  1. In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, one-thousandth of the unit to which it is prefixed; that is, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10-3. Symbol: m.
    Example: milligram
  2. thousand; one-thousandth.
    Example: millipede

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FinnishEdit

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milli-

  1. milli-

FrenchEdit

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milli-

  1. thousand

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmili/
  • Hyphenation: mil‧li

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milli-

  1. milli-
    méter (meter) → milliméter (millimeter)

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milli-

  1. milli- (multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10-3)

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