one thousandth of a rem. Abbreviation: mrem

1950–55; milli- + rem Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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In some parts of the world the background radiation is several thousand
  millirem per year.
The amount of energy deposited is measured in units of millirem.
Radiation dose is usually measured in terms of millirem and radiation dose rate
  is usually measured in terms of millirem per hour.
The dose rates at this point were between two and four millirem at one meter.
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