am

Definition of am

  • present tense first-person singular of be

Origin and Etymology of am

Middle English, from Old English eom; akin to Old Norse em am, Latin sum, Greek eimi


1

Am

abbreviation

Definition of Am

America; American

2

Am

symbol

Definition of Am

americium

Other Chemical Engineering Terms


1

AM

play
noun, often attributive \ ˈā-ˌem \

Definition of AM

:a broadcasting system using amplitude modulation; also :a radio receiver of such a system

Origin and Etymology of am

amplitude modulation


2

AM

abbreviation

Definition of AM

1 airmail
2 Air Medal
3
[Latin anno mundi]
in the year of the world often printed in small capitals
4 ante meridiem often not capitalized and often punctuated
5
[New Latin artium magister]
master of arts

AM Defined for English Language Learners

AM

play
noun

Definition of AM for English Language Learners

  • : a system for sending radio signals in which the height of a radio wave is changed in order to send information in the form of sound


AM Defined for Kids

am

Definition of am for Students

  • present tense first person singular of be

Am.

abbreviation

Definition of Am. for Students

1 America
2 American

a.m.

abbreviation
variants: or A.M.

Definition of a.m. for Students

before noon Hint: The abbreviation a.m. is short for the Latin phrase ante meridiem, which means “before noon.”

Medical Dictionary

Am

symbol

medical Definition of Am

americium

AM

abbreviation

medical Definition of AM

1
[Latin ante meridiem]
before noon
2
[Medieval Latin Artium Magister]
master of arts


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