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ma'am

also maam, 1660s, colloquial shortening of madam (q.v.). At one time the ordinary respectful form of address to a married woman; later restricted to the queen and royal princesses or used by servants to their mistresses. In U.S., used especially in answers, after yes or no.

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Definitions of ma'am from WordNet

ma'am (n.)
a woman of refinement;
Synonyms: dame / madam / lady / gentlewoman
From wordnet.princeton.edu

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