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Officer (of the Order) of the British Empire.
Order of the British Empire. Unabridged
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  • And so Gral stood stark in his moment of awe, truly frightened as he visioned what such a blow might have done to obe.

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  • In one rearing flow of motion, obe launched out in a mighty reach.

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  • The indignant goddess called upon Apollo and Diana to revenge the insult offered to their mother, and humble the haughty Ni´obe.

    The Student's Mythology Catherine Ann White
  • Niobe (Ni′obe) was a daughter of Tantalus, and is the personification of grief.

  • obe lay half sprawled, roaring with rage, and from obe's massive head came the crimson life-stuff!

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  • Amphi´on married Ni´obe, and became the father of seven sons and as many daughters, who were all slain by Apollo and Diana.

    The Student's Mythology Catherine Ann White
  • He began his trek back to the great ledge, to make announcement that his bring this day would be obe.

    The Beginning Henry Hasse
  • obe stood directly astride the pointed shaft which Gral had left too far distant.

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British Dictionary definitions for obe


Officer of the Order of the British Empire (a Brit title)
out-of-body experience
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Overcome by events (1970s+ Army)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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obe in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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Order of the British Empire
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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