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per mill

or per mil

[pur mil, per] /ˌpɜr ˈmɪl, pər/
adverb
1.
per thousand.
Origin of per mill
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for per mill

per mill

/pə ˈmɪl/
adverb
1.
by the thousand or in each thousand
Word Origin
C19: from per + French or Latin mille thousand, on the model of per cent
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