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meter-candle

[mee-ter-kan-dl] /ˈmi tərˌkæn dl/
noun
1.
lux.
Abbreviation: mc.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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metercandle in Medicine

meter-candle n.
See lux.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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