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Imo

(ˈiːməʊ)
n
(Placename) a state of SE Nigeria. Capital: Owerri. Pop:3 934 899 (2006). Area: 5100 sq km (1969 sq miles)

IMO

abbreviation for
1. (Telecommunications) text messaging in my opinion
2. (Nautical Terms) International Maritime Organization

IMO

In my opinion
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.IMO - the United Nations agency concerned with international maritime activities
UN agency, United Nations agency - an agency of the United Nations
Translations

IMO

A. ABBR =In My Opinion
B. N ABBR
1. =International Miners' Organization
2. =International Maritime OrganizationOMI f
References in classic literature ?
Of the latter, of whom it is said, Juventutem egit erroribus, imo furoribus, plenam.
A working group of the Environment Committee of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) adopted, on 15 May, a draft amendment postponing to 2012 (instead of 2016), the entry into force of new thresholds for the sulphur content of sea maritime fuels and new standards for NOx emissions from ships, which were decided in 2008.
The culture of ovine zygotes in IMO with two highly efficient ruminant embryo culture media (SOFaaciBSA and SOFaaBSA), viability of explanted oviduct, cultured zygotes development and quality of resulted embryos have not been studied to date.
However, in legal correspondence with the IMO, it was revealed Mr McNeice is also seeking almost [euro]10,000 for his family's VHI payments for 2013.
High level representatives from the international maritime community expected to attend include the secretary general of the IMO, Koji Sekimizu, chairman of the IMO Maritime Safety Committee, Christian Breinholt, secretary general of the International Chamber of Shipping, Commander Peter Hinchliffe, chairman of the International Association of Classification Societies, Tom Boardley, managing director of the International Association of Independent Tanker Owners (INTERTANKO) Katharina Stanzel and assistant secretary-general and director of the Maritime Safety Division -- IMO, Andrew Winbow.
7 August 2012 - British car wash company IMO Car Wash Ltd is working on refinancing its debt after discussions to be taken over by private equity firm TDR Capital LLP have failed to lead to any deal.
"Citizen Imo is a platform for all expats in the Gulf region to celebrate the Imo culture and to channel their resources for the enhancement of trade and tourism between Imo, Nigeria, UAE and other Gulf states," said Emeka Abbas, President of Citizen Imo.
This high-profile event will focus on maritime-themed activities based on the 2012 theme - "IMO: One hundred years after the Titanic".
These regulations, approved at MSC87 in May 2010, become effective for new cargo oil tankers from January I, 2013 under the International Maritime Organisation's Performance Standard for Protective Coatings of Cargo Oil Tanks (IMO PSPC COT).
The IMO series of fittings and accessories places the needs of the individual at the centre of this bathroom concept.
The General Organisation of Sea Ports (GOP) welcomed delegates for a five-day regional training course designed to promote consistent and effective implementation of International Maritime Organisation (IMO) instruments under the Voluntary IMO Member State Audit Scheme (VIMSAS).