millimetre : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
- He found that whale blood teems with tiny free-swimming organisms, 20 millions of them per cubic millimetre, with the propertyfamiliar in several forms of bacteriaof .
- From each of the fighting snouts ahead of the engines bristle big 37 millimetre (about 1 in.
- The parasite, which enters man's bloodstream through a mosquito bite, often destroys over a million red blood corpuscles per cubic millimetre in one bout of malaria.
News & Articles
- Astronomers witness birth of Milky Way’s most massive star
Astronomers used the new ALMA (Atacama Large Millimetre/submillimetre Array) telescope in Chile – the most powerful radio telescope in the world – to view the stellar womb which, at 500 times the mass of the Sun and many times more luminous, is the largest ever seen in our galaxy. read more
July 11, 2013 - TG Daily
- Alvaro Uribe in Aljazeera.net
Uribe told the summit on Friday that he would "not cede one millimetre of sovereignty" under the deal. "We are not talking about a political game, we are talking about a threat that has spilled blood in Colombian society."
- Alan Jones in NEWS.com.au
They decided to monitor it at that stage,Jones said. "But it got bigger (by about a millimetre) and they decided to operate."
- Lucas di Grassi in Times of India
He's the most competitive guy that I know,said Di Grassi recently. "Everybody I know goes there (to the karting event) to have a good time and enjoy it and have fun. Michael goes there and spends two hours making a seat one millimetre...