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me / / • pron. [first person sing.] 1. used by a speaker to refer to himself or herself as the object of a verb or preposition: do you understand me? wait for me! Compare with I2 . ∎  used after the verb “to be” and after “than” or “as”: hi, it's me you have more than me. ∎ inf. to or for myself: I've got me a job. 2. inf. used in exclamations: dear me! silly me! PHRASES: me and mine / ˈmē ən ˈmīn/ my relatives.

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ME (abbreviation for myalgic encephalomyelitis) Condition defined as extreme fatigue that persists for six months or more. Also known as chronic fatigue syndrome or post-viral fatigue syndrome, it may be accompanied by other non-specific symptoms, such as fever, headache, muscle and joint pains, dizziness, and mood changes. Often occurring after a virus infection, it ranges in severity from chronic weariness to total physical collapse. The cause of the condition is unknown.

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me (mi). The 3rd degree of the major scale, according to the system of vocal syllables derived from Guido d'Arezzo (see hexachord), and so used (spelt me) in tonic sol-fa, in which it is also the 5th degree of the minor scale. In many countries, however, the name has become attached (on ‘fixed-doh’ principles) to the note E, in whatever key it may occur.

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ME • abbr. ∎  Maine (in official postal use). ∎  medical examiner. ∎  Middle English. ∎  myalgic encephalitis.

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ME. dite(e) — OF. dité composition, treatise :- L. dictātum, sb. use of n. pp. of dictāre express in language, compose (see DICTATE).

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me1 obj. form of I. OE. mḗ (i) acc., corr. to OS. , (Du. mij) and further to L. , Gr. me, emé, OIr. , W. mi, Skr. ; OE. had also mec, corr. to OS. mik, OHG. mih (G. mich), ON., Goth. mik :- IE. *mege (Gr. emége), in which a limiting particle *ge (Gr. ge at least) is added; (ii) dative, corr. to OS. (Du. mij), (O)HG. mir, ON. mér, Goth. mis. See MINE1, MY.

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Me • abbr. ∎  Maine. ∎  Maître (title of a French advocate).

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ME n. myalgic encephalomyelitis. See CFS/ME/PVF.

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me2 see MI.

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meabsentee, addressee, adoptee, agree, allottee, amputee, appellee, appointee, appraisee, après-ski, assignee, attendee, bailee, bain-marie, Bangui, bargee, bawbee, be, Bea, bee, bootee, bouquet garni, bourgeoisie, Brie, BSc, buckshee, Capri, cc, chimpanzee, cohabitee, conferee, consignee, consultee, Cree, debauchee, decree, dedicatee, Dee, degree, deportee, dernier cri, detainee, devisee, devotee, divorcee, draftee, dree, Dundee, dungaree, eau-de-vie, emcee, employee, endorsee, en famille, ennui, enrollee, escapee, esprit, evacuee, examinee, expellee, fee, fiddle-de-dee, flea, flee, fleur-de-lis, foresee, franchisee, free, fusee (US fuzee), Gardaí, garnishee, gee, ghee, glee, goatee, grandee, Grand Prix, grantee, Guarani, guarantee, he, indictee, inductee, internee, interviewee, invitee, jamboree, Jaycee, jeu d'esprit, key, knee, Lea, lee, legatee, Leigh, lessee, Ley, licensee, loanee, lychee, manatee, Manichee, maquis, Marie, marquee, me, Midi, mortgagee, MSc, nominee, obligee, Otomi, parolee, Parsee, parti pris, patentee, Pawnee, payee, pea, pee, permittee, plc, plea, pledgee, pollee, presentee, promisee, quay, ratatouille, referee, refugee, releasee, repartee, retiree, returnee, rupee, scot-free, scree, sea, secondee, see, settee, Shanxi, Shawnee, shchi, she, shea, si, sirree, ski, spree, standee, suttee, tant pis, tea, tee, tee-hee, Tennessee, testee, the, thee, three, thuggee, Tiree, Torquay, trainee, Tralee, transferee, tree, Trincomalee, trustee, tutee, twee, Twi, undersea, vestee, vis-à-vis, wagon-lit, Waikiki, warrantee, we, wee, whee, whoopee, ye, yippee, Zuider Zee

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ME British vehicle registration for London NE
• US postcode for Maine
• managing editor
• marine engineer(ing)
• (USA) marriage encounter
• Master of Education
• Master of Engineering
• mechanical engineer(ing)
• (USA) Medical Examiner
• postcode for Medway
• Med. metabolizable energy
• Methodist Episcopal
Middle East(ern)
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• Middle English
• military engineer
• mining engineer(ing)
• British fishing port registration for Montrose
• Physics Mössbauer effect
• Most Excellent (in titles)
• mottled edges (of book pages)
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