• WordNet 3.6
    • n mm a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The largest stamp was issued by China and measured 210 x 65 mm
    • n mm An abbreviation (in French) of Messieurs (gentlemen, sirs).
    • n mm An abbreviation of millimeter.
    • mm An abbreviation
    • mm of their Majesties;
    • mm of Martyrs.
    • mm An abbreviation
    • mm of the plural of Latin words commonly abbreviated masculine, as magistri;
    • mm of the Latin matrimonium;
    • mm of the Latin meritissimus.
    • mm An abbreviation of square millimeter.
    • mm An abbreviation of cubic millimeter. μμ. A symbol used to denote a thousandth of a micron or a millionth of a millimeter.
    • mm An abbreviation of Master of Mechanical Engineering.
    • mm An abbreviation of magnetomotive force.
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In literature:

Professor Hubbard of Washington found that it required 533 years to complete a revolution; MM.
"A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century" by Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke
Five are within 50 mm.
"The Negrito and Allied Types in the Philippines and The Ilongot or Ibilao of Luzon" by David P. Barrows
The mosaic cubes are small, measuring 5 mm.
"Byzantine Churches in Constantinople" by Alexander Van Millingen
And the Congress was honoured by the presence of two Cabinet Ministers, MM.
"England and Germany" by Emile Joseph Dillon
Other plays written for her were the "Valeria" of MM.
"Great Men and Famous Women, Vol. 8 (of 8)" by Various
Between 3.45 p. m. and 7 p. m. 171 bombs of 120 mm.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
Investigation shewed 4,000,000 red blood corpuscles per mm.^{3}, 45,000 white.
"Histology of the Blood" by Paul Ehrlich
I at first thought they were French 75 mm.
"How I Filmed the War" by Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins
Thickness varies between 2 and 3 mm.
"A Burial Cave in Baja California" by William C. Massey
This should extend 2 mm.
"Philippine Mats" by Hugo H. Miller
The fact that all females more than 130 mm.
"Mammals of Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado" by Sydney Anderson
The width of the quadrate is 4.0 mm., the length is 4.5 mm.
"A New Order of Fishlike Amphibia From the Pennsylvanian of Kansas" by Theodore H. Eaton
Generally about 20-25 mm., specimens occasionally reach 50 mm.!
"The North American Slime-Moulds" by Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
The very extent and limits of the vicariate were, as yet, unknown; and MM.
"The International Monthly, Volume 5, No. 3, March, 1852" by Various
C. (under a pressure of 737.9 mm.).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 3" by Various
W Ft. Bridger, 6,700 ft., 1; unspecified, 3 (MM).
"The Baculum in the Chipmunks of Western North America" by John A. White
Leaves with numerous small bladders attached, each bladder 1-3 mm.
"The Plants of Michigan" by Henry Allan Gleason
Diameter of eye 2.7 mm.
"Descriptions of New Hylid Frogs From Mexico and Central America" by William E. Duellman
The males average 1.8 mm.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley
These have been described, by MM.
"A Manual of Elementary Geology" by Charles Lyell

In poetry:

Let me hear you say
The words I want to hear
Darling when you're near
Mm, mm, mm, mm
"Words Of Love" by Buddy Holly
Words of love you whisper soft and true
Darling I love you
Mm, mm, mm, mm
Mm, mm, mm
Mm, mm, mm
"Words Of Love" by Buddy Holly
And that makes it tough, oh so tough
When you tell me you don't love me
That makes it tough oh, oh so tough mm-mm-mm-mm whoa-oh
When you say you don't care for me no more
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"That Makes It Tough" by Buddy Holly

In news:

Mechanical or fusion splice methods perform 250-mm-to-250-mm splicing , 250-mm-to-900-mm splicing , or 900-mm-to-900-mm splicing .
(12.7 mm) and larger SSB-Cut also can withstand temperatures up to 180°F KAPCO says both stencil materials resist inks, paints, and stains, and its coating protects against runs and smears common with plastic stencils .
The 500-mm-pallet GE480H from Enshu is a flexible HMC featuring a 40- taper spindle.
Balloons are available with different texture properties in sizes as small as 1.00 mm.
No, the iPad isn't 0.37 mm thick — that's far thinner than the 1.5 mm of a penny.
For example, achieving ±10 percent wall tolerance produces a tube with a wall range thickness of 13.5 mm (0.531 in.
) to 16.5 mm (0.650 in.
) or more when ordered at 15 mm (0.590 in.
P5T2 short-stroke thruster comes in 12, 16, 20, 25, 32, 40, 50, 63, 80, and 100-mm bore sizes with strokes to 200 mm.
They synchronize two or more cylinders via output shafts and are available in 25- or 40-mm bores with stroke lengths to 4500 mm.
The ST-38 represents the latest in the company's multi- turret technology and features capacity to machine components ranging in size to 38 mm.
The UK1 sensors by AutomationDirect now include 18 mm round plastic DC models.
Welcome to The Agency Issue 2008—the biggest ever issue of MM&M.
34x18mm and 36x 18 mm.
The ice sheets have added about 11 mm to global sea levels since 1992.

In science:

The boundary MM − M˜ is of codimension 5 in MM and MM − M is a hypersurface in MM .
Compactifications defined by arrangements I: the ball quotient case
A) is invertible in Mm (T ), and so, ψ being injective, A must be a non-zero-divisor in Mm (Q).
$K_0$ of purely infinite simple regular rings
The distance between the planes in pancake configuration was 30.0 mm; in stretch, 60.0 mm, except for the last gap, which was 30.0 mm.
A Search for Gamma-Ray Bursts and Pulsars, and the Application of Kalman Filters to Gamma-Ray Reconstruction
For every m and every u ∈ U (Mm(B )) such that u ∼N 1m , there is n and v ∈ U (Mm(Bn )) such that v ∼B u.
A simple separable C*-algebra not isomorphic to its opposite algebra
The wires pitch is 3 mm, and the separation between X and Y planes is also 3 mm.
The LXeGRIT Compton Telescope Prototype: Current Status and Future Prospects
For any matrix λ in Mm (C), for which Im λ is positive definite, we define a random variable with values in Mm (C) by (cf.
A new application of Random Matrices: Ext(C*_{red}(F_2)) is not a group
Then A 6∼= Mm for any m, because all automorphisms of Mm are inner and therefore don’t have the tracial Rokhlin property.
Crossed products by finite cyclic group actions with the tracial Rokhlin property
The estimated rotation measure is comparable with the the upper limit RM < 2.8 × 104 rad m−2 deduced by Rao, et al. (1998) from the agreement of the polarization position angles for dust emission at wavelengths of 1.3 mm and 3.5 mm.
Magnetic Field Morphology of Orion-IRc2 from 86 GHz SiO Maser Polarization Images
For an element u ∈ Mm(C) ⊗ Mn (C) we let ut denote the transpose of u w.r.t. the natural identification of Mm (C) ⊗Mn (C) with Mmn (C).
Non-commutative Polynomials of Independent Gaussian Random Matrices. The Real and Symplectic Cases
Let U be an open subset of Mm (C), and let φ : U → Mm (C) be a complex differentiable map.
Non-commutative Polynomials of Independent Gaussian Random Matrices. The Real and Symplectic Cases
Mm (C), y ∈ A0). ρm (x ⊗ y ) = x ⊗ ρ(y ), It is standard to check that for any v ∈ Mm (C) ⊗ A0 , σ(ρm (v )) = σ(v ).
Non-commutative Polynomials of Independent Gaussian Random Matrices. The Real and Symplectic Cases
Now let A = [aij ]m×m and B = [bij ]m×m be the corresponding integer matrices of ∧r ˆα and ∧n−r ˆα with respect to Er and En−r , respectively.
$C^\ast$-algebras from Anzai flows and their $K$-groups
Proof: It is well known that Q∞ n=1 Mm(n)/ ⊕∞ n=1 Mm(n) has tracial states.
Simple nuclear $C^*$-algebras of tracial topological rank one
We also view them as tracial states of C, i.e., ti,k (f ) = tr(f (ti,k )) for f ∈ ⊕n i=1C ([0, 1], Mm(i) ), where tr is the normalized trace on Mm(i) .
Simple nuclear $C^*$-algebras of tracial topological rank one
A 1.2 mm diameter WLS fibre was embedded to a depth of ∼ 1.8 mm in each scintillator bar.
Development of a compact scintillator hodoscope with wavelength-shifting fibre read-out