mcg mcg

Definition(s):

  • (n) one millionth (1/1,000,000) gram

Usage(s):

  1. The guidelines for safe lead levels have been revised repeatedly over the years, from 60 mcgdl before 1970 to 25 mcgdl in 1985 to 10 mcgdl.
  2. After six months of treatment, the women on 300 mcg of testosterone a day reported an 81% increase in satisfying sexual activity and a 66% increase in sexual desire.
  3. A separate study finds that eating cereal fortified with 400 mcg of folic acid can lower a man's blood levels of homocysteine, an amino acid linked to heart disease.

News

  1. MCG Jazz Searching for Vocalist to Complete Trio

    MCG Jazz is searching for an up and coming male vocalist to complete its multi-generational trio.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: JazzTimes Magazine

  2. MCG Integrates Unrivaled Evidence-based Guidelines into the Case Management Workflow

    SEATTLE, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MCG (formerly Milliman Care Guidelines), supplier of evidence-based clinical guidelines to payor and provider markets, recently launched Indicia for Case Management, ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. McG’s Wonderland Now A Monied Company With LD Entertainment Partnership; Gina Girolamo To Head TV

    EXCLUSIVE : Director-producer McG has re-launched his Wonderland Sound and Vision with a multi-year funding partnership with Mickey Liddell’s private equity-backed LD Entertainment . The arrangement makes McG a buyer with the financial backing for Wonderland to independently develop, produce and finance its own slate of feature film, television and digital projects. The two sides are not ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  1. "At the MCG, what better place to want to do it," Kallis said. "I've had some individual highlights here, but [in] lost Test matches and drawn Test matches, so this one takes the cake."
    on Dec 30, 2008 By: Jacques Kallis Source: The Canberra Times

  2. "I'm still thinking about it," Mr Howard said. "I probably will give it some thought as I sit in the Great Southern Stand (of the MCG) and the Telstra Stadium (in Sydney). I talk to my senior colleagues, I listen to their views, but in the...
    on Jan 25, 2007 By: John Howard Source: Ninemsn

  3. "Shaun regains his place in the Australian squad, having been our initial selection in Brisbane," Hilditch said. "The final makeup of the starting XI will be determined once we've inspected the conditions at the MCG."
    on Dec 17, 2007 By: Andrew Hilditch Source: International Herald Tribune

Word of the Day
affectation affectation
/ˌæ fɛk ˈteɪ ʃən /