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rpm

1.
revolutions per minute.
Also, r.p.m.
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British Dictionary definitions for rpm

rpm

abbreviation
1.
revolutions per minute
2.
resale price maintenance
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Word Origin and History for rpm

1906, initialism from revolutions per minute.

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rpm in Medicine

rpm or r.p.m.
abbr.
revolutions per minute

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rpm in Technology

operating system, tool
A Unix package-management system that helps installation of software packages; similar to an install program.
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(1996-03-07)


rotation per minute
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Related Abbreviations for rpm

rpm

revolutions per minute
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