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mil·li·mi·cron

(mmcm) (mil'i-mī'kron)
Former term for nanometer

millimicron

(mil-i-mi'kron),

An obsolete term for distance in the metric system, usually applied to light wavelength.
See: nanometer

millimicron

a nanometre - one thousandth of a MICROMETRE.
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As an institute of learning, MMU should lead the way against land privatisation and return the land to the people of Chorlton who would protect this beautiful green space.
MMU see the move as the final phase in their Hulme campus, which was created to replace its old base in Didsbury.
(The Mobile Mammography Unit (MMU) of NACA launched in early 2010 has been offering free of charge mammography.
Leveraging the hardware memory protection facilities of the PowerPC's Memory Management Unit (MMU), INTEGRITY maximizes security and reliability by building a "firewall" between the kernel and user tasks.
The MMU is dedicated to offering digital mammograms across the Sultanate and has been travelling the roads of Oman to offer mammogram services to the residents, nationals and expatriates in the Sultanate.
The ARM926EJ-S soft macrocell is a fully synthesizable, high-performance 32-bit RISC processor comprising the Jazelle technology-enhanced processor core, instruction and data caches, tightly coupled memory (TCM) interfaces, memory management unit (MMU), and separate instruction and data AMBA bus-based AHB (Advanced High-performance Bus) interfaces.
The proceeds from the event and the dance concert titled Parampara will be offered to NACA for setting up a Mobile Mammography Unit (MMU) so that the organisation could reach a wider section of the community across the Sultanate.
It is alleged he asked finance clerk Clare Radford to ask charity backer Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) for a pounds 5,000 "secret" lump sum.
But, there is a need to get their mobile mammography unit (MMU) to reach across a wider section of the community.