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What is milligram?

Definition:

The milligram is a unit of mass in the metric system equal to 10-6 kilograms (1 mg = 10-6 kg), the base unit of mass in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 0.001 grams (g), or 1,000 micrograms (μg) or 106 nanograms (ng) (SI units of mass), or approximately 2.20462x10-6 pounds (lb) or 35.27396x10-6 ounces (oz), which are US customary / Imperial units of mass.

Symbol:

mg

Plural:

milligrams

Also known as:

milligramme (plural: milligrammes, traditional British-English spelling)