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rms

or r.m.s.

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(often initial capital letter) root mean square.

Nearby words

rma, rmb, rmdr, rme, rmm, rms, rmt, rn, rna, rna polymerase, rna splicing

Definition for rms (2 of 3)

rm.


plural rms.

Definition for rms (3 of 3)

R.M.S.


Railway Mail Service.
British. Royal Mail Service.
British. Royal Mail Steamship.
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Examples from the Web for rms

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

    The History of Freedom|John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
  • Irish rms or rmis, which is merely adapted from the word romance.

British Dictionary definitions for rms (1 of 2)

rms


abbreviation for

root mean square

British Dictionary definitions for rms (2 of 2)

RMS


abbreviation for

Royal Mail Service
Royal Mail Steamer
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