milo

milo

[mahy-loh]
Also called milo maize.


Origin:
1880–85, Americanism; of uncertain origin

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Milo

[mahy-loh; for 1 also Greek mee-law]
noun
1.
Also, Milos [Greek mee-laws] . Melos.
2.
a male given name.
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milo (ˈmaɪləʊ)
 
n , pl -los
any of various early-growing cultivated varieties of sorghum with heads of yellow or pinkish seeds resembling millet
 
[C19: from Sotho maili]

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MILO
magnetically insulated line oscillator
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