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BEM

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  1. (in especially pulp science fiction) bug-eyed monster: an extraterrestrial being, especially one having a grotesque appearance.

Origin of BEM

First recorded in 1955–60

B.E.M.

  1. Bachelor of Engineering of Mines.
  2. British Empire Medal.
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BEM

abbreviation for
  1. British Empire Medal
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