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Babylon English

metallic chemical element
apparatus which enables the operation of a device; main program in a computer which is responsible for the allocation of resources to its various procedures
sailor of the lowest rank in the merchant marine; low rank seaman having little experience at sea (term used in the British Royal Navy)
Os Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
JM Latin-English Dictionary
bone; (implement| gnawed| dead); kernel (nut); heartwood (tree); stone (fruit)
ossis : (n) a bone.
Latin-English Online Dictionary
mouth, opening, source / a mask
Os Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
One of the ridges of sand or gravel found in Sweden, etc., supposed by some to be of marine origin, but probably formed by subglacial waters. The osar are similar to the kames of Scotland and the eschars of Ireland. See Eschar.
A mouth; an opening; an entrance.
A bone.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
hEnglish - advanced version

osage s \o*sa"ges\ (?), n. pl.; sing. osage (&?;). (ethnol.) a tribe of southern sioux indians, now living in the indian territory.

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 os temporale 
 os ischii 
 os zygomaticum 
 os hamatum 
 os longum 
 mac os 
 os trapezium 
 risc os 
 os nasale 
 os trapezoideum 
 os triquetrum 
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
operating system: córas oibriúcháin
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Os = conj, if
Australian Slang
WordNet 2.0

1. (computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services
(synonym) operating system
(hypernym) software, software system, software package, package
(hyponym) DOS, disk operating system
(part-holonym) platform
(part-meronym) supervisory program, supervisor, executive program
(classification) computer science, computing
2. the left eye
(synonym) oculus sinister
(hypernym) eye, oculus, optic

1. a hard brittle blue-gray or blue-black metallic element that is one of the platinum metals; the heaviest metal known
(synonym) osmium, atomic number 76
(hypernym) metallic element, metal

1. a mouth or mouthlike opening
(hypernym) orifice, opening, porta
2. rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
(synonym) bone
(hypernym) connective tissue
(hyponym) furcula
(substance-holonym) horn
(part-holonym) endoskeleton
(substance-meronym) collagen
(part-meronym) socket
Os Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
2K Group Shipping, Trade, Insurance Dictionary
An apprentice AB, assists AB's bosun, and officers, keeps facilities clean.
NCTS Glossary v.1.0
Operating System
Railroad-Related Terms
Report the telegrapher would give the dispatcher on the Rock Island and presumably other railroads when the train would be past their station.
BASSAM Trade, Real Estate, Mortgage, Fund,Invest, Insurance,& Tax,Terms/abbreviations/defin.
Official Statement
A document provided by the issuer which includes the pertinent facts about a specific issue of bonds; including (but not limited to): interest rates, maturities, call features, security for the bonds, material information, sources and uses of funds. The Preliminary Official Statement (POS) is prepared in advance of the bonds being offered for sale, and is subject to change or completion. The Final Official Statement is prepared after the bonds have been issued.
Sean_Woo's Finance,GIS & Real Estate Glossary
ordnance survey in UK
Company Info: Ticker, Name, Description
Exchange: NYSE
Operates a steel minimill, steel plate rolling mill and large diameter steel pipe mill and fabrication facility, which produces most standard grades of steel plate, a wide range of higher margin specialty steel plate and large diameter steel pipes.
Os Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations
operating system
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
Military Abbreviations
offensive support
Os Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hill Associates Acronym List
Operating System 
Operations System
Yigal's 3G abbreviations
Operating System
Mineralogy Database
Atomic Mass : 190.2
Atomic Number : 76
Name Origins: Greek, osme = "smell."
Year Discovered : 1803
Discovery Credits : Discovered by S. Tennant at London, UK.
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Austrian Airlines (Austria)
Home: Vienna
Aliances: Star Alliance
FF: Lufthansa Miles & More
Quality: ****
Fiber Optics, Optical Networking Terms
Operations System
Os Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
Computer Abbreviations v1.5
Operating System
9300+ Computer Acronyms
9 Operating System-9
Uri's File.*Xten.c.ons*
Operating System
Jargon File
/O-S/ 1. [Operating System] n. An abbreviation heavily used in email, occasionally in speech. 2. n. obs. On ITS, an output spy.
Multimedia Glossary
operating system, a program that lets the computer control its own operation; this program's major task is to handle the transfer of data and programs to and from the computer disks
Os Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
OS, O.S., Os, O's, or os may refer to:

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  • "Os" (Fringe), an episode of the television show Fringe
  • Outlaw Star, a manga and anime series

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Ös may refer to:
  • Ös language, a Turkic language of Russia
  • öS, the currency sign of the Austrian schilling

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Os is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Lasowice Wielkie, within Kluczbork County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland.

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In Old Norse, (or , plural ; feminine , plural ) is the term denoting a member of the principal pantheon in the indigenous Germanic religion known as Norse religion. This pantheon includes Odin, Frigg, Thor, Baldr and Týr. The second pantheon comprises the Vanir. In Norse mythology, the two pantheons wage the Æsir-Vanir War, which results in a unified pantheon.

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Os Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
English to Federation-Standard Golic Vulcan
Klingon - English
v. represent
Federation-Standard Golic Vulcan to English
old, aged
Os Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
Macular Degeneration Glossary
(oculus sinister) Latin abbreviation for "left eye."
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Aids Glossary
the opening of the uterine cervix into the vagina.
pharmaceutical abbreviation,  left eye (oculo sinistro)