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 (μL) [mi´kro-le″ter]
one millionth (10−6) of a liter.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mi·cro·li·ter (mcl, mcL),

(mī'krō-lē'tĕr), It is recommended that, in handwritten material and in computer work, this word be written in full, because both human beings and computers may misread the abbreviation μL as mL. Alternatively the abbreviation mcL may be used.
One millionth of a liter.
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(λ) (mī'krō-lē-tĕr)
One millionth of a liter.
Synonym(s): microlitre.
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For all of the companies IBO spoke with, DNA and RNA analysis are the most common applications for their microliter spectrophotometry products, but protein research is one of the fastest-growing applications.
After a year, the T cell counts of people with the two-family response fell to 456 per microliter of blood, an amount sufficient to stave off other microbes.
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The inoculum had a final amount of 1x[10.sup.4] conidia per microliter. Incubation time at 35 [degrees] C, was 44 hours for amphotericin B and 5-flucytosine and 30 hours for the other antifungals.