1 [uh-loh]
adverb Nautical.
below decks.
(on a square-rigged sailing ship) in the lower rigging, specifically, below the lower yards (opposed to aloft ).

1350–1400; earlier, downward, lower down, Middle English aloue; see a-1, low1 Unabridged


2 [uh-loh]
adjective, adverb Northern British Dialect.
ablaze; aflame.
Also, alowe.

1150–1200; Middle English o loghe, a lowe; see a-1, low3 Unabridged
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alow (əˈləʊ)
adv, —adj
(postpositive) nautical in or into the lower rigging of a vessel, near the deck

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Standing desks alow you to stretch and move while you work-you burn more calories than sitting.
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