ASOS

Aso

[ah-soh]
noun
a volcanic mountain in Japan, in central Kyushu, noted for its vast caldera. 5223 feet (1593 meters).
Also called Asosan [ah-soh-sahn] .
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Aso (ˈɑːsəʊ)
 
n
Also called: Asosan a group of five volcanic cones in Japan on central Kyushu, one of which, Naka-dake, has the largest crater in the world, between 16 km (10 miles) and 24 km (15 miles) in diameter. Highest cone: 1592 m (5223 ft)

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ASO
administrative services only
ASOS
  1. American Society of Outpatient Surgeons

  2. Automated Seismological Observation System

  3. [National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration] Automated Surface Observing Systems

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