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DM (1)

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for DOMINICA.

DM (2)

Deutsche marks, the former currency of Germany.
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1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Commonwealth of Dominica. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Dominican bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Dominica. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Dominica. Each parish has its own code with the prefix "DM." For example, the code for the Parish of St. Joseph is ISO 3166-2:DM-06.
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