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COMCommercial (Internet top level domain)
COMCommon
COMCommunications
COMCommand (File Name Extension)
COMComponent Object Model (Microsoft)
COMComponent Oriented Middleware
COMComplete (railroads)
COMCommunity
COMCost of Money (finance)
COMCustomer's Own Material
COMCommercial
COMChange of Mission
COMCollege of Communication (Boston University)
COMCollege of Medicine
COMCenter Of Mass
COMCustomer Operations Manager
COMCommittee of Management
COMCommittee
COMCommon Object Model
COMChief of Mission
COMChief Of Maintenance
COMComedy Central (cable network)
COMComedy
COMComoros (ISO Country code)
COMChain of Memories (Kingdom Hearts video game)
COMCommission On Ministry
COMcommander (US DoD)
COMClinical Operations Manager
COMCommunicate
COMCost Of Manufacture
COMCouncil on Ministries
COMCenter for Optics Manufacturing
COMConsequence Management
COMCollege of Marin
COMCabinet of Ministers
COMCommodore
COMCollege of the Mainland (Texas City, Texas)
COMCaptain of Marines
COMContamination Monitor
COMComma
COMCreepy Old Man
COMColloidal Organic Matter
COMCollege of Osteopathic Medicine
COMComputer Output Microfiche
COMContinuous Opacity Monitor (environment)
COMChronic Otitis Media
COMCount on Me
COMCommutator (part of an electric motor)
COMComite Olimpico Mexicano (Mexican olympic participation agency)
COMCampers on Mission
COMCompany Operations Manual
COMCouncil of Mages (game)
COMContinuation Of Message (ATMF)
COMComponent Object Module
COMCrown of Might (game)
COMCorporal of Marines
COMColonel of Marines
COMCírculo de Oficiales de Mar (Argentina)
COMCouncil On Ministry (United Methodist Church)
COMCommissioned Officers Mess
COMCoal-Oil Mixture
COMCommodity Options Market
COMCollection Operations Management
COMComputer Operations Manual
COMCentral Office Module
COMCoupling-Of-Mode
COMCommission on Overseas Mission
COMCockpit Operating Manual
COMConventiei Organizatiilor de Media (Romanian)
COMCharacter-Oriented Message
COMCowl of Mortality (gaming)
COMChange Order Master
COMCommissary Operating Manual
COMCountry of Origin Minimum Check (city/airport code)
CoMChurch of Miho (Megatokyo religion)
COMCustomer's Own Merchandise
COMCrystallographic Orientation Matrix
COMClient-Owned Material
COMComputer-Output Microfilm/Microform
COMCalcium Oxalate Monohydrate
COMCouncil of Management (UK)
COMCentre d'Océanologie de Marseille (French: Oceanology Center of Marseilles; Marseilles, France)
COMCulture, Organization and Management
COMContrat d'Objectifs et de Moyens (French: Contract Objectives and Means)
COMCollectivité d'Outre-Mer (French: Overseas Communities)
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Or to state the case in another manner:--the points in which all the species of a genus resemble each other, and in which they differ from the species of some other genus, are called generic characters; and these characters in common I attribute to inheritance from a common progenitor, for it can rarely have happened that natural selection will have modified several species, fitted to more or less widely-different habits, in exactly the same manner: and as these so-called generic characters have been inherited from a remote period, since that period when the species first branched off from their common progenitor, and subsequently have not varied or come to differ in any degree, or only in a slight degree, it is not probable that they should vary at the present day.
The same number of joints in the tarsi is a character generally common to very large groups of beetles, but in the Engidae, as Westwood has remarked, the number varies greatly; and the number likewise differs in the two sexes of the same species: again in fossorial hymenoptera, the manner of neuration of the wings is a character of the highest importance, because common to large groups; but in certain genera the neuration differs in the different species, and likewise in the two sexes of the same species.
Yes," he said presently, "I was the first to put stick or stone on Whortleberry Common yonder.
Yet he had, he said, been too busy all his life to spend much time in public- houses, as we drank a pint of ale together in the inn which stood at the end of the common.
The only quadruped native to the island [6]; is a large wolf like fox (Canis antarcticus), which is common to both Eas and West Falkland.
On so rugged a surface there was no means of measuring th angle, but to give a common illustration, I may say that th slope would not have checked the speed of an English mail-coach.
On the other hand, things are said to be named 'univocally' which have both the name and the definition answering to the name in common.
Controversies and wars among the members themselves have been so common, that the German annals are crowded with the bloody pages which describe them.
The two men hurried back at once to the common, and found the cylinder still lying in the same position.
Shall we try to find a common basis by asking of ourselves what ought to be the chief aim of the legislator in making laws and in the organization of a State,--what is the greatest I good, and what is the greatest evil, and then consider whether our previous description has the stamp of the good or of the evil?
That ain't the way to get out of being common, old chap.
When, therefore, capital is converted into common property, into the property of all members of society, personal property is not thereby transformed into social property.
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