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expo

[ek-spoh] /ˈɛk spoʊ/
noun, plural expos. (often initial capital letter)
1.
a world's fair or international exposition:
Expo '67 in Montreal.
2.
any exhibition or show:
an annual computer expo.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; by shortening
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Examples from the web for expo
  • There is an organization here that holds gun shows at a large expo center.
  • Recruiters at the expo said veterans tend to be more organized and driven, and to feel drawn to a higher calling.
  • But it's not all mullets and roasting sausages at the expo.
  • That's fun for a couple of minutes at a technology expo, but not something you want to do every day.
British Dictionary definitions for expo

expo

/ˈɛkspəʊ/
noun (pl) -pos
1.
short for exposition (sense 3)
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Related Abbreviations for expo

expo

exposition
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