Oflot


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Oflot

(ˈɒfˌlɒt)
(in Britain, formerly) n, acronym for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Office of the National Lottery, now superseded by the National Lottery Commission
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Oflot

[ˈɒflɒt] N ABBR (Brit) =Office of the National Lottery organismo regulador de la lotería nacional en Gran BretañaOrganismo Nacional de Loterías y Apuestas del Estado, ONLAE m (Sp)
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Many existing operators would like more terminals, but licences are restricted by Oflot.
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Independent regulators Oflot gave the go-ahead for the draw to be attempted again using the same machine.
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