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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A logical operator that returns a true value if one or both operators are true.
  • abbr. operating room
  • abbr. operations research
  • abbr. Oregon
  • abbr. owner's risk

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  • conj. Inclusive or; either one proposition or the other is true or both.
  • conj. A lexical symbol to implement inclusive or in a computer language.
  • conj. A logical gate to implement inclusive or.
  • n. The binary operator inclusive or, true if one at least one of two inputs is true. In infix notation, it has values
  • abbr. Oregon, a state of the United States of America.
  • abbr. Orissa, a state of India.
  • Initialism of operating room.
  • Initialism of operations research.
  • Olympic Record

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  • Know at least three historic points of interest within the limits of your city, town or village, how to get to them and why they are historic, OR

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  • Tend and gather a fruit crop such as apples, peaches, pears, cherries, oranges, or any other tree fruit, OR Cultivate and tend a small vineyard or grape arbor, and gather the grapes, OR

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  • City or Town Hall, one Hospital of good standing, one hotel or inn, three churches, one Protestant, one Catholic, one Synagogue, and the nearest railroad, OR

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  • Know the name and location of three buildings or places in your city, town or village, of interest from a point of beauty either of architecture, decoration or surroundings, OR

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  • Know how to turn off the water or gas supply for the house and whom to notify in case of accident, OR

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  • So that, for good or for evil, the whole Babel event must have produced a strong effect on the mind of a thoughtful man like Abraham, and raised many strange questionings in his heart, which God alone could answer for him, OR

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