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milligram-hour

[mil-i-gram-ouuh r, -ou-er] /ˈmɪl ɪˌgræmˌaʊər, -ˌaʊ ər/
noun, Radiotherapy.
1.
a unit of measure for a dose of radium expressed as the amount of radiation received by exposure to one milligram of radium for one hour.
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milligram hour in Medicine

milligram hour n.
A unit of exposure in radium therapy equal to the application of 1 milligram of radium during 1 hour. Also called milligramage.

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