Definition - What does Milligram Equivalent mean?
Milligram equivalent refers to the numerical quantification of the weight (expressed in grams) of a substance that combines with or reacts with a standard weight of a reference element or compound.
Milligram equivalent is equal to the gram equivalent divided by one thousand.
Corrosionpedia explains Milligram Equivalent
Milligram equivalent is usually used in the field of electrochemistry to describe systems of osmolarity, osmolality and concentration. Units are typically related and converted between milliequivalents, milimoles and milliomoles.