milline

noun
mil·​line | \ ˈmil¦līn \

Definition of milline

1 : a unit of space and circulation equivalent to one agate line appearing in one million copies of a publication
2 or milline rate : the cost of one milline figured by multiplying the actual cost of one line by a million and dividing by the circulation

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History and Etymology for milline

blend of million and line

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“Milline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/milline. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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