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S.H.M.

Also, s.h.m.

schm‐

prefix
1.
(used to form jocular, usually derisive reduplications):
our rich aunt in her fancy-schmancy clothes.
Also, shm‐.
Origin
< Yiddish shm‐

simple harmonic motion

noun, Physics.
1.
vibratory motion in a system in which the restoring force is proportional to the displacement from equilibrium.
Abbreviation: S.H.M., s.h.m.
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British Dictionary definitions for shm

SHM

abbreviation
1.
simple harmonic motion

simple harmonic motion

noun
1.
a form of periodic motion of a particle, etc, in which the acceleration is always directed towards some equilibrium point and is proportional to the displacement from this point SHM
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shm in Science
simple harmonic motion  
See harmonic motion.
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Related Abbreviations for shm

SHM

single Hispanic male
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