Meaning – The term m, M may be defined as follows –
The lower-case m is the internationally agreed abbreviation for the prefix milli (as in millimeter, meaning 1/1000th of one meter). The upper-case M is the international abbreviation for Mega, meaning one million. M is also used to mean 1,048,576 (1K times 1K), as in MB or MByte or megabyte.
It must be kept in mind that while describing the storage specifications of a computer or any other electronic device, the prefix that must be used for this purpose, must be done properly.
Example of usage – “While studying computer science, one of the most important things she learned was the correct use of the prefixes while defining the storage configuration of the computer.”