em em  /ˈɛm/


  1. (n) a quad with a square body
  2. (n) a linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing



  1. EM Orr to meet with Detroit creditors

    The countdown is on for the next crucial step for Detroit's emergency manager.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WXYZ-TV Detroit

  2. The World's 25 Biggest Oil Companies

    Love em or hate em, oil and natural gas companies keep the world running, and will for many years to come. The following 2012 ranking of the world's biggest is based on the combined volumes of oil and natural gas that these companies produce each day. You'll see one individual (arguably the oil industry's most powerful person) show up in a number of these pics. Can you guess who?For more energy ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. HRT Participações em Petróleo S.A - Acquisition of Material Equity Interest

    HRT Participações em Petróleo S.A - Acquisition of Material Equity Interest
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "If he wants to be a political leader on his own, there's plenty of seats open in November. I suggest he run for one of 'em," Issa said in a interview taped for C-SPAN's Newsmakers.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Darrell Issa Source: Washington Post

  2. "In one skinny-mini monstrosity after another, pouty 'Posh' can really wreck-em," Blackwell said in his annual list of fashion fiascos among music, movie and television stars.
    on Jan 8, 2008 By: Mr Blackwell Source: Reuters

  3. "I emphasized to her what an extraordinary race that she's run and said that there aren't too many people who understand exactly how hard she's been working," Obama said. "I'm one of 'em because she and I have been on this same journey...
    on Jun 2, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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