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Ms.

also Ms  (mĭz)
n. pl. Mses. also Mses also Mss. or Mss (mĭz′ĭz)
1. Used as a courtesy title before the surname or full name of a woman or girl: Ms. Doe; Ms. Jane Doe. See Usage Note at miss2.
2. Used in informal titles for a woman to indicate the epitomizing of an attribute or activity: Ms. Fashionable; Ms. Volleyball.

[Blend of Miss and Mrs.]
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ms.

abbreviation forpl MSS. or mss.
(Journalism & Publishing) manuscript
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ms. - a form of address for a womanMs. - a form of address for a woman  
form of address, title of respect, title - an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"
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Translations

MS.

ms. (MSS., mss. (pl)) abbr =manuscriptms
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

ms.

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