rpm Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"rpm" in British English

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rpm

uk   /ˌɑː.piːˈem/  us   /ˌɑːr-/
abbreviation forrevolutionsperminute: used when ​stating the ​number of ​times something goes round during a ​minute
(Definition of rpm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rpm" in American English

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rpmnoun

abbreviation forrevolutionsperminute (= a ​measurement of the ​number of ​times something goes around during a ​minute): a 78 rpm ​record
(Definition of rpm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"rpm" in Business English

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rpmnoun

(plural rpm or or rpms) UK (US r.p.m.) uk   us  
TRANSPORT abbreviation forrevolutionsperminute: used when ​stating the ​number of ​timespart of a ​machine, ​engine, etc. goes around during a ​minute: at 600/7200/19,000, etc. rpm(s) We're ​trying to make ​engines that spin at more than 19,000 rpm. low/high rpm(s) The engine rpm remained ​relatively constant.
COMMERCE, FINANCE abbreviation for resale price maintenance
(Definition of rpm from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rpm”
in Chinese (Simplified) 每分钟转速,转/分…
in Chinese (Traditional) 每分鐘轉速,轉/分…
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