[ adjective ] denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units
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Instead , retailers would sign a certificate of correctness , violation of which would carry a penalty of one to five years in prison , plus a $ 1000 fine .(James A. Ibers et al., "Proton magnetic resonance...)
The x-ray data are consistent with particle sizes of 1000 A or greater .(Francis J. Johnston and John E. Willard, "The...)
Liter quantities of Mallinckrodt , low sulfur , reagent grade carbon_tetrachloride were saturated with * * f and * * f and illuminated for about 50 hours with a 1000 watt tungsten lamp at a distance of a_few inches .(J. F. Vedder, "Micrometeorites", in Francis S. J...)
The radial velocity varies inversely as the particle size - a 1000 - m diameter particle near the orbit of Mars would reach the sun in about 60 million years .
Preliminary data from 1959_Eta give an average impact rate of * * f for masses larger than * * f for about 1000 events in a 22 - day period ( LaGow and Alexander , 1960 ) .