Meaning of M in English

M 1

(also m )

■ noun ( plural Ms or M's )

1》 the thirteenth letter of the alphabet.

2》 denoting the next after L in a set of items, categories, etc.

3》 the Roman numeral for 1,000. [from L. mille .]


M 2

■ abbreviation

1》 Cricket (on scorecards) maiden over(s).

2》 male.

3》 Malta (international vehicle registration).

4》 medium (as a clothes size).

5》 mega-.

6》 Astronomy Messier (catalogue of nebulae).

7》 Chemistry (with reference to solutions) molar.

8》 used with following numeral in measures of money supply.

9》 Monsieur.

10》 (in UK road designations) motorway.

■ symbol Physics mutual inductance.

Concise Oxford English vocab.      Сжатый оксфордский словарь английского языка.