[meg-uh-tuhn] /ˈmɛg əˌtʌn/
one million .
an explosive force equal to that of one million of TNT, as that of atomic or hydrogen bombs.
one million tons
an explosive power, esp of a nuclear weapon, equal to the power of one million tons of TNT mt
unit of explosive power equal to one million tons of TNT, 1952, from mega- + ton. Related: Megatonnage.
[mel-uh-nee-zhuh n, -shuh n] /ˌmɛl əˈni ʒən, -ʃən/ adjective 1. of or relating to , its inhabitants, or their languages. noun 2. a member of any of the native peoples inhabiting . 3. the Austronesian languages of , taken collectively. /ˌmɛləˈniːzɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Melanesia, its people, or their languages noun 2. […]
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[mey-lahnzh, -lahnj] /meɪˈlɑ̃ʒ, -ˈlɑndʒ/ noun, plural mélanges [mey-lahnzh, -lahn-jiz] /meɪˈlɑ̃ʒ, -ˈlɑn dʒɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a mixture; medley. /meɪˈlɑːnʒ/ noun 1. a mixture; confusion 2. (geology) a totally disordered mixture of rocks of different shapes, sizes, ages, and origins n. 1650s, from French mélange (15c.), from mêler “to mix, mingle,” from Old French mesler (see […]
[muh-lan-ik] /məˈlæn ɪk/ adjective 1. Pathology. . 2. of or relating to melanism. /məˈlænɪk/ adjective 1. relating to melanism or melanosis melanic me·lan·ic (mə-lān’ĭk) adj.