Definition of "milliequivalent" []

  • One thousandth of an equivalent (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "milliequivalent" in a sentence
  • "A meq is a milliequivalent which is an expression of concentration of substance per liter of solution, calculated by dividing the concentration in milligrams per 100 milliliters by the molecular weight."
  • "IU = international unit mEq = milliequivalent mmol = millimol ml = millilitre (1 cc = 1ml) tsp = teaspoon (= 5ml)"