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m noun (AMOUNT)

[C] (plural m) written abbreviation for million: The new library cost £5 m to build.Cardinal numbers, including nought and zero

m noun (LENGTH)

[C] (plural m) written abbreviation for metre: Jeff is 1.8 m tall. She's the women's 1500 m champion (= the winner of a race run over that distance).Measurements of length and distance

m noun (DISTANCE)

written abbreviation for mileMeasurements of length and distance


written abbreviation for male adjective (especially on forms)Species and gendersCategories and varieties
(Definition of m noun, adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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