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or O.S.S

Office of Strategic Services: a U.S. government intelligence agency during World War II. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • My last charger being done, I've got (p. 091) another 'OSS, and he seems rather a good one, though not up to my weight.

    A Yeoman's Letters P. T. Ross
  • "That 'OSS should be in Le-le-le-leieestershire," observed the Major.

    Ask Momma R. S. Surtees
  • You can see the memory in the dog's eyes and in the 'OSS's face.

    Mad Shepherds L. P. Jacks
  • Don't you never let the gypsies sell you a 'OSS, sir; you'll be took in if you do.

    All Men are Ghosts L. P. Jacks
  • Capen he tells me I must shave me face and be a OSS soldier.

    The Rough Road William John Locke
Related Abbreviations for OSS


Office of Space Science
Office of Strategic Services
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