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ˈmɪl əˌmi tərmil·lime·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. millimeter, millimetre, mmnoun

    a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter

Webster Dictionary

  1. Millimeternoun

    alt. of Millimetre


  1. Millimeter

    The millimetre is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one thousandth of a metre, which is the SI base unit of length. It is equal to 1,000 micrometres and 1,000,000 nanometres. There are 25.4 mm in one inch.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Millimeter

    Millimetre, mil′i-mē-tėr, n. the thousandth part of a metre.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Millimeter

    A unit of length; one-thousandth of a meter. It is equal to   39.37079 mils;     .03937 inch;     .00109 yard.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of millimeter in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of millimeter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of millimeter in a Sentence

  1. Charles Michel:

    The information I have, which is very recent, from the last hours, make me think that there will be a deal tomorrow. We know that the last centimeters, the last millimeter are always the most difficult.

  2. Alan Cohen:

    You wouldn’t know that this happened to him. You wouldn’t know that he was a millimeter from death’s door, it’s a story with a happy ending.

  3. Tomoharu Oka:

    Investigations of gas motion with radio telescopes may provide a complementary way to search for dark black holes, the ongoing wide area survey observations of the Milky Way with the Nobeyama 45-m telescope and high-resolution observations of nearby galaxies using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have the potential to increase the number of black hole candidates dramatically.

  4. Jeff White:

    The millimeter wave radar turns on first. Then the data link gives it a cue and tells the seeker where to open up and look. Then it turns on its IR (infrared) which uses heat seeking technology.

  5. Lorraine Loots:

    Selective attention to detail, at times, my studio is so chaotic that I need to clear a small space on my desk amidst the pile of papers, paints, plants and figurines just to be able to work, but I'd spend an hour erasing and rewriting a letter that's a fraction of a millimeter too low/high/big/small.

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