Associations to the word «Pm»


PM, symbol. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Saint Pierre and Miquelon.
PM, verb. To project manage.
PM, verb. (internet) (transitive) To send a private message to (a participant in a chat room, etc.).
PM, symbol. (element symbol) Symbol for promethium.
PM, symbol. (metrology) Symbol for the petameter (petametre), an SI unit of length equal to 1015 meters (metres).
PM, symbol. (metrology) Symbol for the picometer (picometre), an SI unit of length equal to 10−12 meters (metres).
PM, abbreviation. Alternative form of p.m.

Dictionary definition

PM, noun. An examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease.
PM, noun. A soft silvery metallic element of the rare earth group having no stable isotope; was discovered in radioactive form as a fission product of uranium.
PM, noun. The person who holds the position of head of the government in the United Kingdom.
PM, noun. Modulation of the phase of the carrier wave.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats