OHMS
abbreviation on Her Majesty's service; on His Majesty's service

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ohms — may refer to: The plural of ohm, a unit of resistance, named after Georg Ohm Ohm s Law of electric currents, first proposed by Georg Ohm O.H.M.S., On His/Her Majesty s Service Office of Hazardous Materials Safety, federal safety authority within… …   Wikipedia

  • OHMS — abbr. On Her (or His) Majesty s Service. * * * (in full On Her (or His) Majesty’s Service) the abbreviation printed on official documents, envelopes, etc. of British government departments and the armed forces. * * * …   Universalium

  • OHMS — ► ABBREVIATION ▪ on Her (or His) Majesty s Service …   English terms dictionary

  • Ohms — Wilfried Ohms (* 18. Mai 1960 in Graz) ist ein österreichischer Schriftsteller. Leben Ohms wuchs in Graz auf. Von 1978 bis 1984 studierte er in Wien Orientalistik und Philosophie und arbeitete danach als Autor und Korrespondent für diverse… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • OHMS — [[t]o͟ʊ eɪtʃ em e̱s[/t]] OHMS is used on official letters from British or Commonwealth government offices. OHMS is the abbreviation for On Her Majesty s Service or On His Majesty s Service …   English dictionary

  • OHMS — abbr. on Her (or His) Majesty s Service. * * * abbreviation On Her Majesty s Service; On His Majesty s Service * * * abbrev On Her (or His) Majesty s Service * * * abbr. on Her (or His) Majesty s Service * * * OHMS [OHMS] (in full …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ohms — Recorded as Ohm, Oehm, Oehme, Ohms, and possibly others, this is a famous German surname. It derives from a pre 7th century word om meaning uncle, a word of endearment which did not necessarily mean a close blood relative, but could have the more …   Surnames reference

  • OHMS — Office Of Hearings And Mediation Services (Governmental » Politics) * Ohio Hystairical Musick Society (Governmental » Environmental) * On Her Majesty s Service (Governmental » Military) * On His Majesty s Service (Governmental » Military) *… …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • OHMS — Overhead Monitoring System; a CME specific application for providing the visual display of quote information on the Upper Trading Floor. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • Ohms — patronymische Bildung (starker Genitiv) zu Ohm …   Wörterbuch der deutschen familiennamen

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