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O.P.

1
Order of Preachers (Dominican).

Origin:
< Latin Ōrdō Praedicātōrum

O.P.

2
1.
observation post.
2.
British Theater, opposite prompt.
3.
out of print.

opposite prompt

noun Chiefly British Theater.
the offstage area to the right as one faces the audience. Abbreviation: O.P.
Also, opposite prompt side.
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OP
 
abbreviation for
1.  military observation post
2.  Ordo Praedicatorum (the Dominicans)
3.  organophosphate
 
[(for sense 2) Latin: Order of Preachers]

o.p. or O.P.
 
abbreviation for
out of print
 
O.P. or O.P.
 
abbreviation for

opposite prompt
 
n
theatre another name for stage right See prompt

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op

/op/ n.
1. In England and Ireland, common verbal abbreviation for `operator', as in system operator. Less common in the U.S., where sysop seems to be preferred.
2. [IRC] Someone who is endowed with privileges on IRC, not limited to a particular channel. These are generally people who are in charge of the IRC server at their particular site. Sometimes used interchangeably with CHOP. Compare sysop.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
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

o.p.
out of print
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