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

  • n. Plural of os1.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of os.; mouths or openings, especially of the cervix.
  • n. A unit of money among the Anglo-Saxons.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A money of account among the Anglo-Saxons, valued, in the Domesday Book, at twenty pence sterling.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An Anglo-Saxon money of account.
  • n. Plural of os.
  • n. A margin, or border, in technical uses; specifically, in entomology, the inflexed or inferior lateral margin of the prothorax, often separated from the antepectus by a suture.
  • n. The day wind which blows from the south up the valley of lake Garda, in northern Italy.

Etymologies

Anglo-Saxon. (Wiktionary)

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