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n. Abbr. mW
A unit of power equal to one thousandth (10-3) of a watt.
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(Units) one thousandth of a watt
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1/1000 of a watt.
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|Noun||1.||milliwatt - a unit of power equal to one thousandth of a watt|
power unit - a measure of electric power
abwatt - a power unit equal to the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt (one ten-thousandth of a milliwatt)
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