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P.O.S.

point-of-sale; point-of-sales.
Also, POS.

po

[poh]
noun, plural pos. Australia and New Zealand.
a chamber pot.

Origin:
1875–80; probably < French pot (de chambre) chamber pot

Po

[poh]
noun
a river in Italy, flowing E from the Alps in the NW to the Adriatic. 418 miles (669 km) long.
Ancient Padus.
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po (pəʊ)
 
n , pl pos
(Brit) an informal word for chamber pot
 
[C19: from pot1]

Po1
 
the chemical symbol for
polonium

Po2 (pəʊ)
 
n
Latin name: Padus a river in N Italy, rising in the Cottian Alps and flowing northeast to Turin, then east to the Adriatic: the longest river in Italy. Length: 652 km (405 miles)

PO
 
abbreviation for
1.  Post Office
2.  Personnel Officer
3.  petty officer
4.  Pilot Officer
5.  Also: p.o. postal order

POS
 
abbreviation for
1.  point of sale
2.  part of speech

pos.
 
abbreviation for
1.  position
2.  positive

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Po
large river in northern Italy, from L. Padus, a name of Celtic origin.
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Medical Dictionary

Po
The symbol for the element polonium.

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Science Dictionary
Po  
The symbol for polonium.
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POS definition


point of sale

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
po
putout
Po
polonium
PO
  1. personnel officer

  2. petty officer

  3. physician organization

  4. piss off

  5. postal order

  6. post office

  7. purchase order

POS
  1. parent over shoulder

  2. part of speech

  3. point of sale

  4. point of service

  5. polar orbiting satellite

pos.
  1. position

  2. positive

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