\ ˈmeg How to pronounce meg (audio) \

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Read more of her work at Meg Kinnard, The Seattle Times, "S. Carolina’s Sanford urges FCC to combat prison cellphones," 27 July 2017 The second phase of the pilot was bringing full connectivity to each apartment at Cedar High Rise, providing residents with the fastest residential broadband available, at an average speed of 25 megs upload and download. Marcia Pledger,, "First high-speed broadband in Cleveland's public housing celebrated today (photos)," 11 May 2017 Megs, as collectors call them, could grow as long as sixty feet, making them the largest known sharks in history. Adam Davidson, The New Yorker, "A Prehistoric Killer, Buried in Muck," 5 Mar. 2017

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1975, in the meaning defined above

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magnetoencephalography The researchers used a technique called magnetoencephalography (MEG) to measure magnetic fields produced by the brain's electrical activity in six volunteers as they listened to brief sequences of chords.— Bruce Bower, Science News, 5 May 2001

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