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microcurie

noun mi·cro·cu·rie \ˈmī-krō-ˌkyr-ē, ˌmī-krō-ky-ˈrē\

Definition of MICROCURIE

:  a unit of quantity or of radioactivity equal to one millionth of a curie

First Known Use of MICROCURIE

1911

microcurie

noun mi·cro·cu·rie \ˈmī-krō-ˌky(ə)r-ē, ˌmī-krō-ky-ˈrē\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MICROCURIE

:  a unit of quantity or of radioactivity equal to one millionth of a curie

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