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    Anyone knows what MM stands for in this unit? Thanks.
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    (Original post by ZR246)
    Anyone knows what MM stands for in this unit? Thanks.
    Possibly roman numerals - M is a thousand. As there are two Ms, it could be either two thousand (M+M) or one million (M*M).
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    Possibly roman numerals - M is a thousand. As there are two Ms, it could be either two thousand (M+M) or one million (M*M).
    I was thinking of 'million-mega' , but want to know for sure; need convert it to SI.
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    (Original post by ZR246)
    I was thinking of 'million-mega' , but want to know for sure; need convert it to SI.
    What's the context?

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    (Original post by ZR246)
    Anyone knows what MM stands for in this unit? Thanks.
    Google sent me to
    http://www.eng-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=147412

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    (Original post by jneill)
    What's the context?

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    production of acetic acid, 500 MMlb/yr
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    (Original post by ZR246)
    production of acetic acid, 500 MMlb/yr
    So, as per that link, it's millions of lbs per year.

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    (Original post by jneill)
    So, as per that link, it's millions of lbs per year.

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    Thanks a lot!
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    (Original post by ZR246)
    Thanks a lot!
    I think you mean: thanks a million!

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