M-1

[ em-wuhn ]
/ ˈɛmˈwʌn /
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noun, plural M-1's.

a semiautomatic, gas-operated, .30 caliber, clip-fed rifle, with a weight of 8.56 pounds (3.88 kg): the standard U.S. Army rifle in World War II and in the Korean War.
Also called Garand rifle, Garand, M-1 rifle.

Definition for m1 (2 of 2)

M


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British Dictionary definitions for m1 (1 of 4)

M1


symbol for

the amount of money in circulation in notes, coin, current accounts, and deposit accounts transferable by cheque

British Dictionary definitions for m1 (2 of 4)

m

M

/ (ɛm) /

noun plural m's, M's or Ms

the 13th letter and tenth consonant of the modern English alphabet
a speech sound represented by this letter, usually a bilabial nasal, as in mat

British Dictionary definitions for m1 (3 of 4)

m


symbol for

metre(s)
mile(s)
milli-
minute(s)

British Dictionary definitions for m1 (4 of 4)

M


symbol for

abbreviation for

Malta (international car registration)
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Word Origin and History for m1

M


13th letter, from Greek mu, from Semitic mem. The Roman symbol for 1,000; sometimes used in this sense in English 15c.-16c.; but in late 20c. newspaper headlines it stands for million. As a thickness of type, from 1680s.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Medicine definitions for m1 (1 of 2)

m


abbr.

mass
meter

Medicine definitions for m1 (2 of 2)

M


abbr.

molar1
molarity
morgan
myopia
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Science definitions for m1

m


Abbreviation of mass, meter
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