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CM

1.
Christian male.
2.
Common Market.

Cm

Symbol, Chemistry
1.

cm

1.
centimeter; centimeters.
Also, cm.

c/m

1.
(of capital stocks) call of more.

C.M.

Roman Catholic Church
1.
Congregation of the Mission.

c.m.

1.
church missionary.
2.
common meter.
3.
corresponding member.
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British Dictionary definitions for CM

cm1

symbol
1.
centimetre

cm2

abbreviation
1.
Cameroon

Cm

Chemical symbol
1.
curium

CM

abbreviation
1.
Member of the Order of Canada
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CM in Medicine

cm abbr.
centimeter

cM abbr.
centimorgan

Cm
The symbol for the element curium.

CM abbr.
Latin Chirurgiae Magister (Master in Surgery)

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CM in Science
cm  
Abbreviation of centimeter
Cm  
The symbol for curium.
curium
  (kyr'ē-əm)   
Symbol Cm
A synthetic, silvery-white, radioactive metallic element of the actinide series that is produced artificially from plutonium or americium. Curium isotopes are used to provide electricity for satellites and space probes. Its most stable isotope has a half-life of 16.4 million years. Atomic number 96; melting point (estimated) 1,350°C; valence 3. See Periodic Table.
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CM in Technology

networking
The country code for Cameroon.
(1999-01-27)

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Related Abbreviations for CM

cm

centimeter

cM

centimorgan

Cm

curium

CM

  1. Latin Chirurgiae Magister (Master in Surgery)
  2. common market
  3. countermeasure

c.m.

  1. center of mass
  2. circular mil
  3. court-martial

c/m

call of more
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Encyclopedia Article for CM

Cm

synthetic chemical element of the actinoid series of the periodic table, atomic number 96. Undetected in nature, curium (as the isotope curium-242) was discovered (summer 1944) at the University of Chicago by Glenn T. Seaborg, Ralph A. James, and Albert Ghiorso in a plutonium isotope, plutonium-239, that had been bombarded by helium ions (alpha particles) in the 60-inch cyclotron at the University of California, Berkeley. It was the third transuranium element to be discovered

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