millier

[ meel-yey ]
/ milˈyeɪ /

noun

1000 kilograms; a metric ton.

Nearby words

  1. millicurie,
  2. millidegree,
  3. millie,
  4. millieme,
  5. milliequivalent,
  6. millifarad,
  7. milligal,
  8. milligan,
  9. milligram,
  10. milligram-hour

Origin of millier

< French < Latin milliārius. See milli-, -ier2

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