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poss

(pɒs)
vb
(tr) to wash (clothes) by agitating them with a long rod, pole, etc
[of uncertain origin]

poss.

1. possession.
2. possessive.
3. possible.
4. possibly.

poss


Past participle: possed
Gerund: possing

Imperative
poss
poss
Present
I poss
you poss
he/she/it posses
we poss
you poss
they poss
Preterite
I possed
you possed
he/she/it possed
we possed
you possed
they possed
Present Continuous
I am possing
you are possing
he/she/it is possing
we are possing
you are possing
they are possing
Present Perfect
I have possed
you have possed
he/she/it has possed
we have possed
you have possed
they have possed
Past Continuous
I was possing
you were possing
he/she/it was possing
we were possing
you were possing
they were possing
Past Perfect
I had possed
you had possed
he/she/it had possed
we had possed
you had possed
they had possed
Future
I will poss
you will poss
he/she/it will poss
we will poss
you will poss
they will poss
Future Perfect
I will have possed
you will have possed
he/she/it will have possed
we will have possed
you will have possed
they will have possed
Future Continuous
I will be possing
you will be possing
he/she/it will be possing
we will be possing
you will be possing
they will be possing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been possing
you have been possing
he/she/it has been possing
we have been possing
you have been possing
they have been possing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been possing
you will have been possing
he/she/it will have been possing
we will have been possing
you will have been possing
they will have been possing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been possing
you had been possing
he/she/it had been possing
we had been possing
you had been possing
they had been possing
Conditional
I would poss
you would poss
he/she/it would poss
we would poss
you would poss
they would poss
Past Conditional
I would have possed
you would have possed
he/she/it would have possed
we would have possed
you would have possed
they would have possed
Translations

poss

[pɒs]
A. ADJ ABBR =possible as soon as posscuanto antes, lo más pronto posible
B. ADV ABBR =possibly

poss

abbr of possible, possiblymögl.
References in classic literature ?
the caves of the small Island of Monte Cristo all I poss.
Seino, M, Hayakawa, T, Ishida, Y, Kakimoto, M, "Synthesis and Characterization of Crystalline Hyperbranched Polysiloxysilane with POSS Groups at the Terminal Position.
We don't know the instructions or the mechanisms yet that mobilize these cells or cause them to proliferate, but we now know that they are the cells that are participating in new muscle growth," said Poss, who is also an investigator in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
With banks steadily slashing their interest rates in recent months, inflows into the POSS schemes, which offer eight per cent or above, and nine per cent to senior citizens, have been on the rise.
According to the reconstruction just proposed, then, the rules for the placement of stress in POss.
In February Poss and Fort Worth Mayor Kenneth Barr organized the region's first conference to develop an area-wide plan to solve homeland security challenges.
In the cool and cold months, with Mistaya in a boatyard, Anita and Robert Poss ply their Marblehead walking routes.
Poss joins T2Bio after completing the integration of VisEn Medical with PerkinElmer Corporation, following PerkinElmer's acquisition of VisEn in 2010.
The dispersion of POSS nanoparticles in polymeric matrices allows to obtain advanced composite materials with high thermal, oxidative, and mechanical performances [4-7].
BACK-BREAKERS: Some of the equipment women would use on washing days in days gone by - the poss tub, poss sticks and a large mangle
The market for carbon nanotubes (CNTs), nanofibers, fullerenes and POSS and graphene grew at an annual rate of 30% per year up to 2008; however the market slowed down due to the global recession but picked up again in the fourth quarter of 2009, driven demand from the semiconductors, electronics and energy markets.
3-8) POSS cages are nanosized particles (1-3 nm) that offer a unique blend of organic and inorganic characteristics having an empirical structure ([(RSi[O.