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rpm

 
revolutions per minute.

rpm

Abbreviation for revolutions per minute.

rpm

revolutions per minute.

rpm

abbreviation for revolutions per minute.

rpm (revolutions per minute),

n the speed of rotary dental surface polishing equipment. High speed is classified as 100,000 to 800,000 r.p.m. and low speed as 6000 to 10,000 r.p.m.
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For the first 11 months of 1998, Hawaiian recorded total RPMs of 3,976,199,000, an increase of 3.
For the first eight months of 1998, Hawaiian recorded total RPMs of 2,914,141,000, a decrease of 0.
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