Io


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I·o

 (ī′ō, ē′ō)
n.
1. Greek Mythology A maiden who was loved by Zeus and transformed by Hera into a heifer.
2. One of the four brightest satellites of Jupiter. It was first sighted by Galileo.

[Latin Īō, from Greek.]

io

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) British Indian Ocean Territory

Io

(ˈaɪəʊ)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a maiden loved by Zeus and turned into a white heifer by either Zeus or Hera

Io

(ˈaɪəʊ)
n
(Celestial Objects) the innermost of the four Galilean satellites of Jupiter, displaying intense volcanic activity. Diameter: 3640 km; orbital radius: 422 000 km

Io

the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) ionium

I•o

(ˈaɪ oʊ, ˈi oʊ)

n.
1. (in Greek myth) a woman loved by Zeus and changed by him into a heifer, which Hera claimed and put under Argus' guardianship.
2. a large volcanically active moon of Jupiter.

Io.

Iowa.

I/O

Computers. input/output.

I.O.

or i.o.,

indirect object.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Io - (Greek mythology) a maiden seduced by ZeusIo - (Greek mythology) a maiden seduced by Zeus; when Hera was about to discover them together Zeus turned her into a white heifer
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
2.Io - the closest of Jupiter's moons; has active volcanoes
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