milligal etymology

English word milligal comes from English gal, English milli-

Detailed word origin of milligal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
gal English (eng) (colloquial) A young woman. A galileo (a unit of acceleration).
milli- English (eng) In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, one-thousandth of the unit to which it is prefixed; that is, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10-3. Symbol: m.. Thousand; one-thousandth.
milligal English (eng) One thousandth of a gal.

Words with the same origin as milligal

Descendants of gal
Descendants of milli-
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