microcurie

noun mi·cro·cu·rie \ ˈmī-krō-ˌkyu̇r-ē , ˌmī-krō-kyu̇-ˈrē \

Definition of microcurie

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

First Known Use of microcurie

1911


Medical Dictionary

microcurie

noun mi·cro·cu·rie \ ˈmī-krō-ˌkyu̇(ə)r-ē, ˌmī-krō-kyu̇-ˈrē \

medical Definition of microcurie

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

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