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English definition of “milligram”


noun [C] (UK also milligramme)     /ˈmɪl.ɪ.ɡræm/ (written abbreviation mg)
a unit of mass that is equal to 0.001 gramsMeasurements of weight and mass
(Definition of milligram noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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