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pam

[pam] /pæm/
noun, Cards.
1.
the jack of clubs, especially in a form of loo in which it is the best trump.
2.
a game in which this card is trump.
Origin of pam
1675-1685
1675-85; short for French pamphile, special use of Pamphile man's name

Pam

[pam] /pæm/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Pamela.

PAM

1.
Aerospace. payload assist module.
2.
Telecommunications. pulse-amplitude modulation.

pam.

1.
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Examples from the Web for pam
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  • It will be easier, however, when I know you have squashed all about pam.

  • pam was busy with the tea-service, and the boys were hungry—so she must go and help.

    Theo Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • pam was just pam; like herself, and no one else in the world.

    Betty Trevor Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  • It was the last straw to be classed with pam, a child of eight summers!

    Betty Trevor Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  • I heard him say so one day when pam was seeing me off at the door.

    Betty Trevor Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
Slang definitions & phrases for pam

pan

modifier

: a pan shot

verb

To move the camera across a visual field to give a panoramic effect or follow something moving

[1922+ Movie studio; fr panorama]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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