Definitions for m/s
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Geography (places)
Ms.*mɪz; ˈmɪz əz(pl.)Mses.
a title of respect prefixed to a woman's name: unlike Miss or Mrs., it does not depend upon or indicate her marital status.
a title prefixed to a mock surname that is used to represent possession of a particular attribute, identity, etc.:
Category: Common Vocabulary
* Usage: Ms . came into use in the 1940s. In the early 1970s the women's movement adopted and encouraged the use of Ms . on the grounds that since a man's marital status is not revealed by Mr., a woman's status should not be revealed by her title. Since then Ms . has gained wide currency, esp. in business and professional spheres.Pron: The pronunciation of Ms. (miz) is identical with one standard South Midland and Southern U.S. pronunciation of Mrs.
meter per second.
Category: Weights and Measures
Master of Science.
Master of Surgery.
Category: Education, Medicine
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