American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- abbr. ounce.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An abbreviation of ounce. The second letter here, while identical in form with the letter z, is really the character used by early printers for the arbitrary mark of terminal contraction, ȝ which is common in medieval manuscripts. It occurs also in viz.
- abbr. Ounce; any of various units of weight and volume.
- n. a unit of weight equal to one sixteenth of a pound or 16 drams or 28.349 grams
- From Italian oz., abbreviation of onza. (Wiktionary)
“Well, that's the temperature out in the middle parlour, where Dr. Muñoz is blasting, vainly trying to combat the heat.”
“Silver will hit $20 dollars and pressure to suck the COMEX warehouse stocks dry will continue, I would think bringing Comex silver inventories down to 115 million oz is a modest goal for the year and should be attainable.”
“The ability to weigh ingredients gives you a lot more precision than volume measures do, especially for dry ingredients like flour, where “1 cup” could be anywhere from 3.5 - 4.5 ounces depending on how hard you try to pack it into the cup (4-oz is a good standard for all purpose flour, incidentally).”
“Most of the information about Muñoz is in Spanish, so I haven't found anything about her background that I could actually understand.”
“Kabat-Zinn has been for decades at the forefront of this mind/body movement and the revolution in medicine and health care it has spawned demystifying Eh, one oz is less emotional than some juicy adelaide.”
“On May 9th 2009, busted her in oz wrote: the mirrors give it away that is really her in all the shots look at the oval style mirror u can see the same mirrors in the chris brown pic”
“Sorry Kay, but the wizard of oz is one of my favorite movies ..”
“If you actually believe that 3 oz is a magical high-danger threshold, please consider adding a delightful, hallucinatory element of science to your pseudoscience by putting an Archimedes tank at the checkpoint.”
“I guess the wizard of oz is next! carg0 no. f@&*ing.way. o_O the amazing null”
“Most people understand the role of ambulance and the fire service and the hospitals, even though people take advantage of the ambulance service and hospitals, as illustrated by Random Reality blog for the uk and friends here in oz, the examples are repeated.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘oz’.
Or has paid other countries to bomb/invade.
You'll definitely need a map. Inspired by Son of Groucho's comment on Islets of Langerhans.
slough of despond, pit of despair, den of iniquity, islets of langerhans, hippocampus, boulevard of brok..., canals of hering, hesselbach's tria..., crypts of lieberkühn, angle of louis, circle of willis, traube's space and 102 more...
Countries, lands, cities that capture, or haunt, our dreams. Some of the places listed might be the names of actual localities, but here they are states of mind.
Words concerning anything Ozian...either from the original books or movie "The Wizard of Oz" or from the Broadway musical "Wicked."
The names of places that originate in an author's imagination are some of the sweetest.
A wordlist from 2003.
Looking for tweets for oz.