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Ho 1

The symbol for holmium.

Ho 2

abbr.
Bible Hosea

ho 1

 (hō)
interj.
Used to express surprise or joy, to attract attention to something sighted, or to urge onward: Land ho! Westward ho!

ho 2

 (hō)
n. pl. hos Slang
A prostitute.

[African American Vernacular English, alteration of whore.]

Ho

the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) holmium

HO

or

H.O.

abbreviation for
1. head office
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government Brit Home Office

Ho

the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) holmium

HO

or

H.O.

abbreviation for
1. head office
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government Brit Home Office

ho1

(hoʊ)

interj.
1. (used as a call to attract attention: Westward ho! Land ho!
2. (used as an exclamation of surprise or delight.)
[1250–1300]

ho3

(hoʊ)
n., pl. hos.
Slang. a prostitute.
[1970–75; reflecting r-less speaker's pronoun of whore]

HO

(hoʊ)

n., pl. HOs, HO's.
(in police use) habitual offender.

Ho


Chem. Symbol.
holmium.

H.O.

Head Office; Home Office.

Ho

The symbol for holmium.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ho - a trivalent metallic element of the rare earth groupHo - a trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; occurs together with yttrium; forms highly magnetic compounds
metal, metallic element - any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
gadolinite, ytterbite - a mineral that is a source of rare earths; consists of silicates of iron and beryllium and cerium and yttrium and erbium
Translations

ho

n (sl)Schlampe f (inf)