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# abbreviate w & m

Question | Answer |
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cc | cubic centimeter |

cGy | centigray |

dB | decibel |

cm | centimeter |

dL | deciliter |

A _____ is a unit used to express relative difference in power or intensity, usually between two acoustic or electric signals, equal to ten times the common logarithm of the ratio of the two levels. | decibel |

A cubic _____ is a unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter, or to one milliliter. | centimeter |

A one-_____ dose of radiation is the equivalent of one rad. | centigray |

One _____ is the equivalent of one tenth of a liter. | deciliter |

One _____ is the equivalent of one hundredth of a meter. | centimeter |

dB | decibel |

cc | cubic centimeter |

cGy | centigray |

dL | deciliter |

cm | centimeter |

g | gram |

Hz | hertz |

L | liter |

mCi | millicurie |

mEq | milliequivalent |

One _____ equals one thousandth of a kilogram. | g OR gram |

The term _____ is a unit of frequency equal to 1 cycle per second. | hertz |

A _____ is the metric equivalent of 0.264 gallons. | liter |

One _____ is a unit of radioactivity equal to one thousandth of a curie. | millicurie |

One _____ is equal to one thousandth of a compound's or an element's equivalent weight. | mEq OR milliequivalent |

L | liter |

mEq | milliequivalent |

Hz | hertz |

g | gram |

mCi | millicurie |

mg | milligram |

mGy | milligray |

MHz | megahertz |

mL | milliliter |

mm | millimeter |

One _____ is equal to one thousandth of a gram. | milligram |

One _____ is a unit of absorbed radiation equal to 0.001 gray. | milligray |

The term _____ describes a unit of frequency equal to 1 million cycles per second. | megahertz |

A metric unit of measurement equal to one thousandth of a liter is called a _____. | milliliter |

A metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter is called a _____. | millimeter |

The abbreviation millimeters of _____ is used to reference blood pressure levels. | mercury |

One _____ is equal to one thousandth of a mole. | millimole |

One _____ is equal to one thousandth of a second. | millisecond |

The term m/sec refers to the distance measurement of _____ per _________. | meters |

The term m/sec refers to the distance measurement of _____ per _________. | second |

The term m/sec refers to distance measurement of _____ per second _________. | meters |

The term m/sec refers to distance measurement of _____ per second _________. | squared |

The measurement of one billionth of a meter is referred to as a _____. | nanometer |

An _____ is a unit of apothecary weight equal to 480 grains. | oz OR ounce |

nm | nanometer |

m/sec | meters per second |

oz | ounce |

mmol | millimole |

mmHg | millimeters of mercury |

msec | millisecond |

m/sec2 | meters per second squared |

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