• synonyms


or r.m.s.

  1. (often initial capital letter) root mean square.
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plural rms.
  1. ream.
  2. room.
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  1. Railway Mail Service.
  2. British. Royal Mail Service.
  3. British. Royal Mail Steamship.
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Examples from the Web for rms

Historical Examples of rms

  • Irish rms or rmis, which is merely adapted from the word romance.

    English As We Speak It in Ireland

    P. W. Joyce

  • Postero die Rms Relator ex ambone Patres monuit, deputationem emendationem istam admittere nolle.

    The History of Freedom

    John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton

British Dictionary definitions for rms


abbreviation for
  1. root mean square
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abbreviation for
  1. Royal Mail Service
  2. Royal Mail Steamer
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