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mīm

[meem] /mim/
noun
1.
the twenty-fourth letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin
< Arabic
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British Dictionary definitions for mīms

mim

/mɪm/
adjective
1.
(dialect) prim, modest, or demure
Word Origin
C17: perhaps imitative of lip-pursing
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MIM

Mendelian Inheritance in Man
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