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milliwatt

noun mil·li·watt \-ˌwät\

Definition of MILLIWATT

:  one thousandth of a watt

Origin of MILLIWATT

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1914
Medical Dictionary

milliwatt

noun mil·li·watt \ˈmil-ə-ˌwät\

Medical Definition of MILLIWATT

:  one thousandth of a watt—abbreviation mW

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