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  1. millimeter; millimeters.

mM

  1. millimole; millimoles.

mm.1

  1. thousands.

Origin of mm.1

From the Latin word millia

mm.2

  1. Music. measures.
  2. millimeter; millimeters.

MM.

  1. Messieurs.

M.M.

  1. Master Mason.
  2. Master Mechanic.
  3. Master of Music.
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Examples from the Web for mm

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Historical Examples

  • The staple length of common American cotton is from 24-28 mm.

    Bremen Cotton Exchange

    Andreas Wilhelm Cramer

  • A difference of only 1/2 mm in the length of the staple, may mean a difference of 10% in the value.

    Bremen Cotton Exchange

    Andreas Wilhelm Cramer

  • They affirm that it happened at Dijon, in the family of the MM.

    The Phantom World

    Augustin Calmet

  • Read on this subject the learned reply of Father Balthus to the treatises of MM.

    The Phantom World

    Augustin Calmet

  • These were carefully measured and drawn by Baron Texier in 1835, and his work and that of MM.

    Architecture

    Thomas Roger Smith


British Dictionary definitions for mm

mm1

symbol for
  1. millimetre
abbreviation for
  1. mutatis mutandis

mm2

the internet domain name for
  1. Myanmar

MM

abbreviation for
  1. Military Medal
  2. the French equivalent of Messrs

Word Origin

from French Messieurs
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mm in Medicine

mm

abbr.
  1. millimeter
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mm in Science

mm

  1. Abbreviation of millimeter
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