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per mil (pə ˈmɪl) 

Definitions

adverb

  1. = per mill

per mill or per mil (pə ˈmɪl Pronunciation for )

Definitions

adverb

  1. by the thousand or in each thousand

Word Origin

C19: from per + French or Latin mille thousand, on the model of per cent

Example Sentences Including 'per mil'

Normal semen contains anything between 20 and 100 million sperm per millilitre, with the average being around 60 million per mil.
Independent (1998)

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