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mel

[mel] /mɛl/
noun, (in prescriptions)
1.
Origin of mel
< Latin

Mel

[mel] /mɛl/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Melvin.

Tormé

[tawrmey] /ˈtɔrmeɪ/
noun
1.
Melvin Howard ("Mel"; "The Velvet Fog") 1925–99, U.S. jazz singer, actor, and composer.
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  • mel spent a sleepless night staring out at the endless horizon of stars.

    The Memory of Mars Raymond F. Jones
  • To mel Hastings this marked a significant and irrevocable passage of time.

    The Memory of Mars Raymond F. Jones
  • We'd argued hours on what type to use, till mel dragged out his rock book.

    Question of Comfort Les Collins
  • mel was hearing his voice as if from some far distance or in a dream.

    The Memory of Mars Raymond F. Jones
  • mel wished that he could read the other's mind since Neil began to act evasive.

    All In The Mind Gene L. Henderson
British Dictionary definitions for mel

mel

/mɛl/
noun
1.
(pharmacol) a pure form of honey formerly used in pharmaceutical products
Word Origin
from Latin
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mel in Technology
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Related Abbreviations for mel

MEL

Melbourne [Australia] Airport (Tullamarine Airport)
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