permillage

[ per-mil-ij ]
/ pərˈmɪl ɪdʒ /

noun

a rate or proportion per thousand.Compare percentage(def 1).

Nearby words

  1. permeate,
  2. permeation,
  3. permian,
  4. permic,
  5. permie,
  6. permissible,
  7. permission,
  8. permissive,
  9. permissively,
  10. permissivism

Origin of permillage

First recorded in 1885–90; per mill + -age

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