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MI abbreviation for
  1. Michigan
  2. Military Intelligence
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
mi /mi/USA pronunciation   n. [Music.]
  1. Music and Dancethe syllable used for the name of the third tone in the Western musical scale.

MI,  an abbreviation of:
  1. Place NamesMichigan.

mi,  an abbreviation of:
  1. Weights and Measuresmile.

mi.,  an abbreviation of:
  1. Weights and Measuresmile.
  2. mill.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
mi  (mē),USA pronunciation n. [Music.]
  1. Music and Dancethe syllable used for the third tone of a diatonic scale.
  2. Music and Dance(in the fixed system of solmization) the tone E. Cf.  sol-fa (def. 1).
  • see gamut 1520–30

MI, 
  • Pathology, Place NamesMichigan (approved esp. for use with zip code).

  • MI, [Pathol.]
  • Pathologymyocardial infarction.

  • mi, 
  • Weights and Measuresmile;
    miles.

  • mi., 
    1. Weights and Measuresmile;
      miles.
    2. mill;
      mills.

    M.I., 
    1. MilitaryMilitary Intelligence.
    2. MilitaryMounted Infantry.

    WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
    ti•ra•mi•su  (tir′ə mēso̅o̅, -mē so̅o̅),USA pronunciation n. 
  • Foodan Italian dessert with coffee and liquor-soaked layers of sponge cake alternating with mascarpone cheese and chocolate.Also,  ti′ra•misù. 
    • Italian  tiramisù, fr.tira +mi + pick me up

    ti•ra•mi•su  (tir′ə mēso̅o̅, -mē so̅o̅),USA pronunciation n. 
  • Foodan Italian dessert with coffee- and liquor-soaked layers of sponge cake alternating with mascarpone cheese and chocolate.Also,  ti′ra•misù. 
    • Italian tiramisù, equivalent. to tira + mi + pick me up

    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
    mi, me /miː/ n
    1. (in tonic sol-fa) the third degree of any major scale; mediant
    Etymology: 16th Century: see gamut
    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
    mi. abbreviation for
    1. mile
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