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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishma'amma'am /mæm, mɑːm, məm $ mæm/ noun  1 American English spokenWOMANTALK TO somebody used to address a woman in a polite and respectful way May I help you, ma'am?2 British English spokenHIGHTALK TO somebody used to address the Queen or another woman in authority
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ma'amOh ma'am, are these keys yours?Can I help you today, ma'am?"Are you done with that?" "Yes, ma'am."
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