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Japanese translation of “ma’am”

ma’am

noun [no plural]   /mɑːm/ formal
mainly US You call a woman ‘ma’am’ when you are speaking to her politely .
奥さん、お嬢さん(女性に呼びかける丁寧な言葉)
Thank you, ma’am.
(Definition of ma’am noun from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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