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LM

[often lem] /often lɛm/
1.
lunar module.

lm

Optics.
1.
lumen; lumens.

L.M.

1.
Licentiate in Medicine.
2.
Licentiate in Midwifery.
3.
Lord Mayor.
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British Dictionary definitions for LM

lm

symbol
1.
lumen
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LM in Medicine

L.M. abbr.
Licentiate in Midwifery

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Related Abbreviations for LM

lm

lumen

Lm

Lamentations

LM

  1. Legion of Merit
  2. lunar module
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Encyclopedia Article for LM

lm

unit of luminous flux, or amount of light, defined as the amount streaming outward through one steradian (a unit of solid angle, part of the volume of space illuminated by a light source) from a uniform point source having an intensity of one candela. The lumen is used in calculations regarding artificial lighting.

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