Mache unit

[ măkə, mäkə ]

n.

A unit of measure of radium emanation. One thousand Mache units equal the amount of emanation in equilibrium with 12000 milligram of radium.

Nearby words

  1. mafeking,
  2. mafenide,
  3. maff,
  4. maffick,
  5. mafia,
  6. mafikeng,
  7. mafioso,
  8. mafted,
  9. maftir,
  10. mag


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