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Ops

[ops] /ɒps/
noun
1.
the ancient Roman goddess of plenty, and the wife of Saturn and mother of Jupiter: identified with the Greek goddess Rhea.

OPS

1.
Office of Price Stabilization.
Also, O.P.S.

op

[op] /ɒp/
noun
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for Ops

Ops

/ɒps/
noun
1.
the Roman goddess of abundance and fertility, wife of Saturn Greek counterpart Rhea

OP

abbreviation
1.
(military) observation post
2.
Ordo Praedicatorum (the Dominicans)
3.
organophosphate
Word Origin
(for sense 2) Latin: Order of Preachers
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Slang definitions & phrases for Ops

op

noun
  1. A telegrapher (1931+ Railroad)
  2. A private detective: one of your ops (1926+)
  3. Operations •In the plural: special ops

[fr operator or operative]


op

adjective

Other people's: OP. Other people's money

[1901+; perhaps a translation of Yiddish yenems]


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Ops in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for Ops

ops

Ordered to be Printed Senate

OPS

Ophthalmic Photographers' Society

op

  1. operation
  2. operative
  3. operator
  4. opportunity

Op

  1. operation
  2. op[tical] art

OP

  1. observation post
  2. operate (shortwave transmission)
  3. operator (shortwave transmission)
  4. Order of Preachers
  5. out of print
  6. outpatient
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