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A machine that dispenses cash or performs other banking services when an account holder inserts a bank card.‘they tried to withdraw cash from an ATM using the stolen cards’[as modifier] ‘he took out $200 from an ATM machine’
1970s: short for automated teller machine.
1informal At the moment.‘I'm going through a difficult time ATM’
Asynchronous transfer mode.
Atmosphere(s), as a unit of pressure.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.