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- (cricket) The number of overs bowled.
- The fifteenth letter of the English alphabet, preceded by N and followed by P.
- A blood type that lacks A or B antigens and may only receive transfusions of similar type O blood, but may donate to all (neglecting Rh factor). Synonym: universal donor.
- (printing) American Library Association Abbreviation of octavo, a book size (20-25 cm).
- (grammar) The English vocative particle (always in upper case), used for direct address in translations from languages which have the vocative case.
- O foolish Galatians, who hath bewitched you, that ye should not obey the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ hath been evidently set forth, crucified among you? -- Galatians 3:1
This is the only grammatical particle English has, and it is borrowed via the various translations of the Bible. Irish is the last Indo-European language which does have it (as a full-blown grammatical case, unlike English, not resurrected but rather preserved), and indeed does it with the capital O.
- Expression of earnestness or reverence, used before the name of a deity or revered person in impassioned speech.
- IPA: /o/
O (capital, lowercase n)
- The eighteenth letter of the Romanian alphabet representing the phoneme /o/. Preceded by N and followed by P.
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