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milli-

 
word element [L.], one thousand; also used in naming units of measurement (symbol m) to designate an amount 10−3 the size of the unit to which it is joined, e.g., milligram.

milli- (m),

(mil'i),
Prefix used in the SI and metric system to signify submultiples of one thousandth (10-3).
[L. mille, one thousand]

milli-

prefix Latin for one thousand; as used in SI (International System) units, one-thousandth (1/1000, 10–3) of a thing.

milli-

Latin, one one-thousandth–1/1000–of a thing

milli-

Prefix used in the SI and metric system to signify one thousandth (10-3).
[L. mille, one thousand]

milli-

prefix denoting one thousandth.