milli-

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See also: milli, millî, and mil·li-

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mille (thousand), via French.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

SI prefix
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milli-

  1. In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, one-thousandth of the unit to which it is prefixed; that is, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10-3. Symbol: m.
    Example: milligram
    Antonym: kilo-
  2. thousand
    Example: millipede
    Synonym: chilia-

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • milli- at OneLook Dictionary Search

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mille.

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From French milli-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

Further reading[edit]

  • millimeter” in Van Dale Onlinewoordenboek, Van Dale Lexicografie, 2007.

Estonian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

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Further reading[edit]

  • millimeeter in Eesti keele põhisõnavara sõnastik
  • milli- in Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat

Finnish[edit]

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • milli- in Kielitoimiston sanakirja

French[edit]

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

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German[edit]

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmili]
  • Hyphenation: mil‧li

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. (noun prefix) milli-
    méter (meter)milliméter (millimeter)

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Further reading[edit]

  • milliliter in Hungarian-English dictionary at SZTAKI

Icelandic[edit]

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • milli- in Icelandic dictionaries at islex.is

Italian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli- (multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10-3)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • milli- in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti

Swedish[edit]

Prefix[edit]

milli-

  1. milli-

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