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p.m.adverb [not gradable]

(also P.M.)  us   /ˈpiˈem/
used when referring to a time between twelve o’clock in the middle of the day and twelve o’clock at night; in the afternoon or evening or at night: Our plane is due to arrive at 8:30 p.m.
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p.m.

uk   /ˌpiːˈem/  us   /ˌpiːˈem/ abbreviation
A1 used when referring to a time in the afternoon or evening or at night: We'll be arriving at about 4.30 p.m. The 6 p.m. train is usually very crowded.
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PMnoun [C]

uk   /ˌpiːˈem/  us   /ˌpiːˈem/ UK informal
abbreviation for prime minister : The PM wants to see you.
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