millirem

[mil-uh-rem]

noun

one thousandth of a rem. Abbreviation: mrem

Nearby words

  1. millionfold,
  2. millionth,
  3. milliosmole,
  4. millipede,
  5. milliradian,
  6. milliroentgen,
  7. millisecond,
  8. millivolt,
  9. milliwatt,
  10. millième

Origin of millirem

First recorded in 1950–55; milli- + rem

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