milligal

[ mil-i-gal ]
/ ˈmɪl ɪˌgæl /

noun

a unit of acceleration, equal to one thousandth of a gal; one thousandth of a centimeter per second per second. Abbreviation: mGal

Nearby words

  1. millie,
  2. millieme,
  3. milliequivalent,
  4. millier,
  5. millifarad,
  6. milligan,
  7. milligram,
  8. milligram-hour,
  9. millihenry,
  10. millikan

Origin of milligal

First recorded in 1910–15; milli- + gal2

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