Q: Where does 'milli' come from and what does it mean?

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They mean: centi as in centimeter is 1/100 of a meter and milli as in millimeter is 1/1000 of a meter

A million

One thousandth of

55 milli meters

"milli-" comes from the Latin noun "mīlle", meaning a thousand, or "mīlia" for the plural form (thousands)

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Milli = a thousandth.

Milli means 1000 I think! lol

The prefix Milli means 'one thousandth' part.

They mean: centi as in centimeter is 1/100 of a meter and milli as in millimeter is 1/1000 of a meter

They mean: centi as in centimeter is 1/100 of a meter and milli as in millimeter is 1/1000 of a meter

A million

1000

milli watt

One thousandth of

55 milli meters

Millennium

"milli-" comes from the Latin noun "mīlle", meaning a thousand, or "mīlia" for the plural form (thousands)