Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation decimeter

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Abbreviations of decimeter, square decimeter, cubic decimeter.

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  • noun metrology Symbol for the decimeter (decimetre), an SI unit of length equal to 10−1 meters (metres).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun diabetes caused by a relative or absolute deficiency of insulin and characterized by polyuria
  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one tenth of a meter

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Examples

  • Delta Air Lines agents with special Twitter training have been rotating shifts to help travelers wired enough to know how to "dm," or send a direct message.

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  • Delta Air Lines agents with special Twitter training have been rotating shifts to help travelers wired enough to know how to "dm," or send a direct message.

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  • “Welfare programs,” which is more a demagogic slur than an actual policy, is relatively unpopular amongst conservatives, but the constituent parts of welfare, aid to the poor, childcare, social security, are supported by conservatives. dm says:

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  • Depending on how you ascend or descend, you may also sleep at Austrian Hut (dm Ksh 1000), which is almost an hour below the summit. it is booked and paid for at any park gate.

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  • If your the store manager and you hate it it's up to you to make a positive change for your store with good ideas and good communication with your dm.

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  • Seriously, Fred, you know we love you, but when have you ever been right about anything? dm Says:

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  • I'll send you a dm on twitter. btw - thank you for that stance about changing color - a lot of us are in agreement with you.

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  • (Part IV) a few thoughts and lessons learned from behind the dm screen

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  • Wednesday, May 6 2009 nice fake first couple comments. only adds to the ‘sentiment’ Om conveys in the article. w/$14 mill they should be miles from where they are which is likely the reason for the CEO changes. good luck though. my limited exposure to tokbox was pretty positive. dm

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  • If ad&d dm wanted to have really nasty creatures in his game – sure – rust the rust monster ate what it saw, and of course it saw the shiniest weapon with the most bonus damage first and that was so gone.

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  • On Twitter: direct message. A message between you and the recipient. Also, to send a direct message to a Twitter follower.

    April 14, 2009