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  • It's the diminutive form of the Portuguese word for grandmother, avo, which is about right since my vo is the diminutive form of a grandmother.

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  • Barely five feet tall, even in her thick-soled sneakers, my vo was the only grownup I could look down on by the time I was thirteen.

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  • So watch Greg Irwin and his incredible finger dexterity as he bust out moves to the beat of De'vo's music.

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  • An 'vo'k do still call the wold house the dree woaks,

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  • He'd like to see more information about which programs, such as vo-ag or fine arts, will be provided dedicated space.

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  • Aka speakers call a pig a "vo" while to Koro speakers, a pig is a "lele."

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  • While the Aka word for a pig is "vo," Koro speakers call it "lele," for instance.

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  • Additionally I thought "vo" had a nice connection to "vox" and "voce" from the latin for vocal sound and Italian for voice, vote and vow are part of the same root words.

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  • "Tresch 'fitz no' pensoms bien q 'vo' estes desirons assavoir bones novelles de no 'et coment il no' est avenuz puys n're aler Denglet're si vo 'fesom savoir q' le Joedi '[139] ap's ceo q' no 'dep'times du

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  • Attracting jobs while implementing strategies to address health disparities through an integrated health-care delivery system, taking care of citizens from conception through stages of life; provide adequate funding for mental health treatment, crime, substance abuse and other treatment/prevention; ensure continued funding to support K-12, community college, higher education and vo-tech education to provide a skilled workforce.

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  • A size of book (jocular).

    December 8, 2007