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n, pl avos
a unit of currency in Macao, worth one-hundredth of a pataca


(ˈɑ vu)

n., pl. a•vos.
a monetary unit of Macao, equal to 1/100 of the pataca.
[1905–10; < Portuguese: literally, trifle, shortening of oitavo eighth]
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Noun1.avo - 100 avos equal 1 pataca in Macao
Macao monetary unit - monetary unit in Macao
pataca - the basic unit of money in Macao
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Avo Avo, for those who still think an avocado is an unusual knobbly article served with prawns in its centre, is the latest niche eating place on Glasgow's Finnieston strip.
BTS will also retain ownership of intellectual property it has contributed to the Avo community business, while Avo community retains ownership of community specific solutions and IP.
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Otra de las propiedades fisicas evaluadas fue el volumen de filtrado antes y despues del envejecimiento, el fluido AVO mantuvo valores de 5,8 mL/30min y 6,4 mL/30min dentro del rango de aceptacion (< 10 mL/30min) (FIGURA 3).
By working with a VIO, an AVO can obtain needed help, too.
The audited accounts of AVO for the year ended 31 December 2013 show net losses of GBP3,970,496 on revenue of GBP68,916 and net assets of GBP5,365,327.
Diante disso foi possivel perceber o papel assumido pela avo diante da configuracao familiar, bem como a sua representacao nos mais variados contextos ligados a crianca.
Note: If a seismic amplitude anomaly caused by the interface of a cap rock and a reservoir rock is further supported by a so called AVO effect the chances for the presence of hydrocarbons in the reservoir rock is often greatly increased.
Among leading candidates for top post at AVO is Asian Volleyball Federation (AVF) president Dr Saleh Bin Nasser.
But, I'm afraid to say that amid his achievements, Avo has left one poisonous legacy for this newspaper: Barry Gibson, columnist.
constou que em sua pessoa concorrem as partes pessoais e a limpeza necessaria, mas por tambem constar que seus avos paternos forao mecanicos, sendo o avo mulato [que tinha sido capturado pelos ingleses em Surrate e levado para a Inglaterra onde morreu ao chegar]".