milliwatt milliwatt

Definition(s):

  • (n) a unit of power equal to one thousandth of a watt

Usage(s):

  • Connect four of the 50-milliwatt cells, and you've got enough juice to keep your MP3 player humming.

Quotes

  • "Under the new Customs regulations (introduced July 1), hand-held laser pointers with an emission level greater than one milliwatt (1mW) are prohibited, unless prior written permission has been granted," Mr Debus said. "The fact that so many...
    on Sep 1, 2008 By: Bob Debus Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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