Definitions for **"Micron "**

A measure of length; the thousandth part of one millimeter; the millionth part of a meter.

one millionth of a meter. Measurement unit for wool fiber diameter.

(see Torr) A unit of pressure used in the lyophilization process. One micron = one Mtorr or 25,400 microns = 1" Hg., or 760,000 microns = one atmosphere.

one millionth of a meter; also written micrometer.

The standard measurement for transistor size. Current processors use a 0.18 micron transistor size. A micron is 10-6 meters, or one 1um. One inch is equal to exactly 25400 micrometers.

one-millionth of a meter, a metric unit of measure of length equal to 0.000001 meter or 0.001 millimeter.

1. One one-thousandth of a millimeter or 10 -6 2. Refers to the width of the smallest patterned feature of a transistor

A unit of length equal to one-millionth of a meter; approximately 0.000039 of an inch.

1/1000 mm or 0.00l millimetre used for instance to measure the thickness of gold plating.

Unit of measurement often applied to cells and organelles. Equal to 1E-6 meter or 1E-4 centimeter.

is a unit of measuring length. 1 micron = 10 -6 meters

A micron is one micro-meter. So, a thousand microns is a millimeter, and 25,400 microns is an inch. The diameter of an atom is less than a nanometer, so a row of atoms one micron long would have several thousand atoms.

A unit of measurement equal to 10-6 meters.

A unit of length, 1/1000 of one millimeter (1/24,000 of an inch) used as a measurement of the largest diameter of a particle; 74 microns are equal to a 200 mesh opening.

Millionth of a meter ( 1 x 10 meter).

A metric measurement used to specify the thickness paper. One micron = 0.001mm.

One micron is equivalent to .001 mm or .00003973 inches. The micron is the unit of measurement of the particle-retention of filter media. Also, sometimes used as measurement standard for space cloth.

A metric unit that represents 1/1,000 of a mm or 0.000039". By comparison the smallest dot that can be seen with the eye is about 40 microns.

A unit of measuring particle size, used to rate filter performance (25 micron = .001").

a Colonial measurement of time

a convenient UNIT for page thickness

a form of measurement, a very small form of measurement that's classically used with scanning electron microscopy because it's looking at very small levels of particular materials

a mean fibre diameter

a measurement of the size of a particulate in the air

a measurement of thickness of the strand

a measurement of thickness used in the jewelry industry

a thousandth of a millimeter) a liquid plastic is placed over the etched surface

a thousandth of a millimeter and is pretty much the standard unit of measure in referring to thread diameter, mesh opening, and ink deposit

A unit of measurement used in assessing the diameter of a fiber which equals 1/25,000 of an inch.

40 mils, or 40 millionths of an inch

A distance measure equal to one thousandth of 1 mm.

A unit measurement that is 1/1000 of a millimeter. Used to describe gold plating [5, 10, 20 microns].

Unit of measuring the thickness of applied gold.

A unit of measure in the metric system equal to 10 meter. Also abbreviated Âµ or Âµ.

One thousand microns make one millimeter. A human hair is about 100 microns thick. A transistor in an advanced semiconductor process might have an area of about 4 microns by 1.5 microns (though of course transistors vary greatly in size depending on their purpose). In general, the micron number assigned to a technology (e.g. 0.25 micron technology) refers to the width of the smallest patterned feature of a transistor which is the polysilicon transistor gate.

A unit of length , (1 micron = about 1/25,000 inch). Twenty five thousand microscopic gold specks to the inch.

A unit of length = 1.0E-04 cm.

is a unit of length, about 40-millionths of an inch. A human hair is approximately 100 microns wide.

One micron is equivalent to 0.001mm or 0.00003937 inches. The micron is the unit of measure in the metric system. It is frequently used when referring to the aperture size or particle-retention of filter cloth.

The precise unit of measurement used in refractive surgery; equal to 1/1000th of a millimeter or one millionth of an inch

1/1000 millimeter, 0.00003937 inch. The unit of measure for particle retention of filter media.

A unit of length. One millionth of a meter or one thousandth of a millimeter. One micron equals 0.00004 of an inch.

A unit of measure of length or distance equal to 1 x 10-6 meters, or 0.00003937 inches.

a unit of measurement of diameter equal to 1/1000 of a millimeter.

One thousandth of a millimetre.

One-thousandth of a millimeter, the common unit of microscopic measure.

A unit of length equal to 1 millionth of a meter - it is .000394 of an inch. Microns are used to describe the pore size of filter media. Sand filters have openings of 25 to 30 microns; cartridge filters have openings of 8 to 10 microns; and D.E. (diatomaceous earth) filters have openings of 1 to 5 microns. Humans, without magnification, can see objects 35 microns or larger. A granule of table salt is between 90 to 110 microns.

A unit of measure, one thousandth of a meter. Used to describe the pore size of filters

This is the length of one millionth of a meter, or 1/1000000 meters. This length is also referred to as a micrometer.

A unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter. One foot equals 0.30 meters.

Short for micrometer, a unit of measure that is 1 millionth of a meter, or 1 thousandth of a millimeter. A human hair is 100 microns in diameter, and a human cell is typically several microns across.

One millionth of a meter, or about 1/25,000 of an inch.

A unit of measure used to measure wavelength of light.

Micrometer; one millonth of a meter.

A micron is a unit of distance one millionth of a meter long. It is also known as a micrometer.

Unit of measurement of the thickness of the gold-coating. 1 micron = 1/1000mm.

A unit of measure equal to one millionth of a meter, or one thousandth of a millimeter.

See: Micrometer

One millionth of a meter. A micron is more correctly known as a micrometre (µm).

A unit of length. 1 micron = 1 µm = 10-6 meters = 0.000001 meters = one millionth of a meter. A typical human hair is about 100 microns. A sheet of tissue paper is about 25 microns thick.

A unit of length equal to 10-6 meter.

The metric measurement used to describe the thickness of poly. One micron is one one-thousandth of a mil.

One-millionth of a meter; also known as a micrometer and abbreviated Î¼m.

A linear measure equal to one millionth of a meter.

Micrometer or one millionth of a meter; micron is sometimes represented in filtration by the Greek letter µ (mu). A micron is 0.000039". Contaminant particles are measured by micron size and count. ( 099)

001 millimeters. 10,000 Angstrom units. A unit used to measure wavelengths of radiant energy.

Unit of measure 1millionth of a meter. Used to describe pore size of filter media.

Is the metric measurement equal to one millionth of a meter, or 0.00003937 inch.

Short unit of length in the metric system. One millionth of a meter 10-4 centimetre, 10-3 millimetre or 0.000039 of one inch. Used as a criterion to evaluate the performance or efficiency of filter medium or to describe the condition of either the influent or effluent. Usually stated in terms of being either absolute or nominal. Nominal micron rating is generally taken to mean that 98% of all particles over a given micron value have been removed by specific medium. Absolute micron rating is generally taken to mean all particles over a given micron value have been removed. Naked eye can see a particle 40 microns or larger.

Equivalent to and replaced by micrometer; 10^-6 m.

Measurement of metal plating for durability.

A length equal to one thousandth of a millimeter. The ultra-fine size of MetaMaxÂ® particles, with an average 1.2 micron diameter, contribute to their high reactivity.

A unit of measurement. One millionth of a meter. For example, a human hair is, on average, 30 microns in width.

A unit of length in the metric system equivalent to one-millionth of a meter.

A measurement of length in the metric system appropriate for measuring infrared radiation wavelengths. 1,000,000 microns equals one meter.

Another term for micrometer. One millionth of a meter. 10-6 meter.

One-millionth of a metre.

A standard size measurement used by filter makers. A micron is equal to one millionth of a meter, or about 0.00003937 inches. This is an area where smaller is usually better, but only to a point. A 5-micron filter is generally assumed to be more effective than a 10-micron, but a filter isn't effective if water won't go through it. For drinking water filters, somewhere around 0.5 microns, or 1/2 micron, is about the lower practical limit. That's tight enough to remove bacteria, but big enough to allow water to pass through. For whole house systems that require higher flow, 0.5 microns is usually too tight.

One millionth of a meter. Used to express applied film thickness. Mil One thousandth of an inch. 25 micron equivalent used mainly in the USA. Mild Steel Structural Steel or plate malleable iron based alloy. SEA 1020 with a carbon content of up to 2.5%.

one micrometer, 0.000001 meters. Visible light has wavelengths between 0.4 and 0.7 microns. 1 micron is 10,000 Angstroms, or 1000 nanometers (nm). 1 nanometer is 0.000000001 meters.

Metric unit of measurement equivalent to 10-6 meters or one millionth of a meter (mictometer). The naked human eye can see particles of 20 microns and above. Particles of size 0.03 to 19 microns can be seen with a microscope and those of 0.001 to 0.2 microns only with an electron microscope.

Also referred to as a micrometer, a micron is a metric unit of measure equal to one millionth of a meter. This unit is often used for describing sizes of airborne particles.

(Short for the preferred form "micrometer"): a measure of length equal to 10-6. Used to specify wavelength, it is equal to 1000 nanometers, the preferred term.

One thousandth of a millimeter. The symbol for a micron is.

A unit of length equal to 1/1000 of a millimeter or .000039 inches (i.e. a human hair is 100 microns). Go to top

one thousandth of a millimeter; one millionth of a meter

One thousandth of a meter or 1/25,000 of an inch. A micron can be used to specify the core diameter of fiber optic network cabling.

A micron is the unit in which dust particles are measured. Another term for micron is micrometer. To give an idea of scale, a sharp pencil dot is about 200 microns in diameter and the Siesta removes particles down to a size of 0.001 microns. A micron is a 1/25,400 of an inch. A cubic foot of air in an average house contains approximately 3 million dust particles.

Unit of measure. One micron is equal to 1/1000 of a millimeter.

One-millionth of a meter. The diameter of a human hair is about 100 microns. Today's semi conductors have lines etched at 0.18 microns (0.18u).

One millionth of a meter, 10-6 meters.

A millionth of a meter, or 0.0000394 inch.

One millionth of a meter or 1/1,000,000 meters.

A unit of length that is equal to one one-thousandth of a millimeter. Human hair is approximately 100 microns in diameter.

(also known as Micrometer). A unit of length equal to one thousandth of a millimeter (0.001 MM).

A unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter -- it is .0000394 inch. Microns are used to describe the pore size of filter media. Sand filters have openings of 25-30 microns; cartridge filters have openings of 8-10 microns; and D.E. (diatomaceous earth) filters have openings of 1-3 microns. Humans, without magnification, can see objects 35 microns or larger. A granule of table salt is between 90 and 110 microns. Abbreviated as m m.

A unit of length. One Micron = 39 millionths of an inch (.000039"). Contaminant size is usually described in microns. Relatively speaking, a grain of salt is about 60 microns and the eye can see particles to about 40 microns. Many hydraulic filters are required to be efficient in capturing a substantial percentage of contaminant particles as small as 5 microns. A micron is also known as a micrometre, and exhibited as µm.

A micrometer or one millionth of a meter.

One millionth of a meter, and another term for micrometer. An easy conversion scheme is to remember that 25.4 microns=0.0254mm=0.001"=1 mil=1,000 microinches. With this formula memorized, it is simple to translate between inch and metric references.

A particle that is 1/25,400 of an inch in size. The smallest particle that can be seen with the naked eye is about 10 microns. e.g. pollen

Unit of measure of the thickness of the gold-plating. 1 micron = 1/1000mm.

a unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter; the unit of measure for wavelength.

Unit of length that is one-millionth of a meter or one-thousandth of a millimeter, short for micrometer.

One millionth of a meter. A micron is also known as a micrometer (µm).

(µm or micrometer) A unit of length; one-millionth of a meter or about forty-millionths of an inch. A human hair is approximately 100 microns wide.

One millionth (10-6) of a metric meter.

A unit of measurement equal to one-millionth of a meter or approximately 0.00003937 inch (e.g. 25 micrometers are approximately 0.001 inch).

One millionth of a meter (0.000001), and another term for micrometer (10^-6).

Unit of measurement equal to 10-6 meters. This term has conventionally changed to micrometer (Âµm).

a metric unit of measure equal to one one-thousandth (1/1000) of a Millimeter. Written as 0.001mm or 1µ or 1 µm.

A micron is a unit of length equal to 0.001 mm (millimeter).

A metric unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter. In other words, as thick as one slice of a single human hair cut up to 75 times, a hole so small that some bacteria can't even fit through it, a thousand times smaller than the eye of a needle, as wide as an inch divided up 25,000 times, 45 times smaller than your eye can detect.

a unit of measurement equal to one millionth of a meter, or about .00004 inch: 25 microns equal .001 inch.

A unit of measure of length equal to one millionth of a meter.

(Âµm): 1Âµm = 1,000nm. 10^-6 meters.

is a measure of vacuum equal to a millitorr.

an older term for micrometer.

The common unit of measurement in the filtration industry is the micron or micrometer. One micron equals forty millionths of an inch (0.00004).

1/1,000 of a millimeter or 1/1,000,000 of a meter.

A term for micrometer (one millionth of a meter). Used in defining fiber cable diameter.

A unit of measure equal to 1/1,000,000 of a millimeter.

One micron = 0.000001 meter or 0.001 millimeter.

1 x 10-3 millimeters; 1 x 10-6 meters; also known as a micrometer.

One one thousandth of a millimeter (about 1/25,000 of an inch). The standard measurement unit for pesticide drop size diameter; abbreviation - um.

an abbreviated form of the word micrometer (one millionth of a meter)

A metric measurement equal to one-millionth of a meter.

Micrometer; one-one millionth (0.000001) of a meter.

A micron () is a metric unit of length equal to a millionth of a meter, or 0.00003937 inch. A human hair is approximately 75 in diameter. The smallest particle that can be seen with the naked eye is 40 across The smallest bacteria is about 0.22 while a virus is even smaller at 0.01 .

a metric unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter. Also known as micrometer.

A unit of measure. On millionth of a meter (25 microns = 0.001 Inch).

One millionth of a meter also called a micrometer.

unit of measurement of microscopic dimensions, like the wavelength of part of the radiation spectrum. A micron corresponds to one millionth of meter, that is a thousandth of one millimetre.

One thousandth of a millimeter. This is the standard unit of size in measuring the particle size of pigments and similar materials.

one-millionth of a meter (10-6 or 0.000001 m)

This is the same as above in that it is a way to measure the size of the water passage in a filter screen. The difference here is that the lower the number the finer the screen. This is opposite than the above Mesh. A 50 micron screen filters out smaller dirt than a 100 micron screen.

A unit of length, 1/1,000,000 (one millionth) of a meter.

The millionth part of a meter; also called micrometer. Common methods for indicating one micron may be shown as 1 micron, .001 mm., or 1Âµm.

A unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter, approximately 1/25,000 of an inch.

One micron is equivalent to 0.001mm or 0.00003937 inches. The micron is the unit of measurement of the particle-retention of filter media.

A unit of measurement, equaling one-millionth of a meter. A human hair is about 1000 microns thick; today's transistors measure .09 micron wide and getting smaller.

Millionth of a meter, abbreviated µm. Also known as micrometer.

Unit of measure equal to 10-6 meter.

A unit of length in the metric system equals to one-thousandth of a millimeter used to measure the dimensions of a virus.

A unit of measure. One-millionth of a meter or about .00004" (25 microns = 0.001").

A unit of length, the thousandth part of 1 mm of the millionth of a meter.

A unit of length equal to 1 millionth of a metre. Microns are used to describe the pore size of filter media. Sand filters have openings of 25 to 30 microns; cartridge filters have openings of 8 to 16 microns; and D.E. (diatomaceous earth) filters have openings of 1 to 5 microns. Zeolite used in sand filters have openings of 3 to 6 microns. A grain of salt is between 90 and 110 microns.

A unit of length, the thousandth part of I mm or the millionth of a meter (approximately 1/25,000 of an inch).

An obsolete unit of length equal to a micrometer (mm).

A unit of measure that equals 0.000039 inches (abbreviated as 1 m) is a micrometer (1 x 10.6 meter).

A unit of distance equivalent to one-millionth (10E-6) of a meter; a micrometer. (E. coli, a common bacteria, is 0.5 microns in length.

A unit of measure equivalent to one-millionth of a meter; synonymous with micrometer. Also the company name of one of the largest memory producers in the world and the parent company of Crucial Technology.

a unit of length equal to one thousandth of a millimeter, or about 1/25,000 of an inch

A unit of measurement representing one-millionth of a meter. Equivalent to a micrometer.

One one-millionth of a meter (1X 10-6 m)

An alternative unit of measure for film thickness. As mil is the more common measure, a Micron is 25.4 times larger than a Mil.

Unit to measure length. It is often used to measure the wavelength of light. 1 micron is a thousandth of a millimetre. 10 000 micron correspond to 1 centimetre.

One millionth of a meter, or 0.000039 in. or 1/25400 in The diameter of dust particles is often expressed in microns.

A unit of length equivalent to 0.001 mm, used for measuring the thickness of electroplating.

One one-millionth (0.000001) of one meter, or 0.00003937 inch. Bacteria are typically less than one micron in length. The smallest object visible to the naked eye is approximately 40 microns across. Human hairs are between 60 and 80 microns in diameter.

Metric unit of linear measure equaling one millionth of a meter, or one thousandth of a millimeter. It's a thousand times bigger than a nanometer. Today, semiconductors have lines etched at 0.18 microns.

Same as micrometer.

A unit of measurement. One millionth of a meter, corresponding to approximately 1/25,000 of an inch. The core diameter of fiber optic network cabling is often specified in terms of microns, 62.5 bei ... more

A unit of length equal to one-millionth of a meter. An average human hair is 70 microns in diameter. In general, particles down to 40 microns can be seen without the aid of magnification.

A unit of length. It is 1 x 10-6m (0.001mm).

A micron (micrometre) is the measurement used in wool classing to measure the actual diameter of a wool fibre. The smaller the number the finer the fibre.

A micrometre - 10-6 metre.

1 micron = 1/1000 mm.