A micromort is one of the more peculiar forms of measurement because it measures the very low probability of a particular activity leading to its death. Specifically, a micromortur corresponds to an activity that has a one in a million chance of fatal outcome.
The unit and concept introduced by Ronald A. Howard, a decision-making pioneer, is a combination of the terms mortality and microprobability (a probability that an event will occur in a million cases).
How exactly would micro-body therapies apply to your daily activities? For every 230 miles you drive in a car, increase your statistical probability of an accident and your micromortime by one. Every 1
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