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nm

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  1. nanometer; nanometers.
  2. nautical mile.
  3. nonmetallic.

NM

  1. New Mexico (approved especially for use with zip code).
  2. Grammar. noun modifier.

N.M.

or N. Mex.

  1. New Mexico.
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  • Quam atrciter75 dmictum sit exitus docuit: nm hostium bell superfuit; quem quisque in pgnand cperat locum, eum miss anim1 tegbat.

    Selections from Viri Romae

    Charles Franois L'Homond

  • As shown in Figure 207, a strong unconformity (nm´, Fig. 207) parts the schists and the Algonkian.

    The Elements of Geology

    William Harmon Norton


British Dictionary definitions for nm

nm

abbreviation for
  1. nautical mile
  2. nanometre

NM

N. Mex.

abbreviation for
  1. New Mexico
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nm in Medicine

nm

abbr.
  1. nanometer
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