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  1. Also Q.M. quartermaster.
  2. Physics. quantum mechanics.
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  1. (in prescriptions) every morning.
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Origin of q.m.

From the Latin word quoque matutino
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Historical Examples

  • Qm is one of the positions in a Namz and is here used by synecdoche for it.

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British Dictionary definitions for qm


abbreviation for
  1. Quartermaster
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abbreviation for (in prescriptions)
  1. quaque mane
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Word Origin

Latin: every morning
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