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A megabyte.
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Magnetoencephalogram.
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Magnetoencephalography.
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Megohm(s)
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Magnetoencephalogram.
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Magnetoencephalography.
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(MEGabyte, MEGabit, MEGahertz, etc.). Common slang for some "mega" (million) measurement. The terms "megabits" and "megabytes" are often erroneously interchanged. For details about correct usage, see space/time. See mega and gig.
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(slang) Common abbreviation for many/any unit having the SI prefix mega-, such as megahertz.

(computing) - My new computer has over 500 megs of RAM. = megabyte.

(radio) - "What frequency does Radio XYZ broadcast on ?" "105.7 meg" = megahertz.

(heating) - "a 250 meg gas heater" = megajoules.

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A diminutive of the female given names Margaret and Megan.
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Form of the SI prefix mega- used before a vowel, as in megohm.
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