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microinch

[mahy-kroh-inch] /ˈmaɪ kroʊˌɪntʃ/
noun
1.
a unit of length equal to one millionth of an inch. Symbol: μin.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; micro- + inch1
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  • One can check each lO microinch segment of the meter in this fashion.

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