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Examples of words with the root oto-: otology
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n. pl. Oto or O·tos
1. A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting eastern Nebraska along the Platte River, with a present-day population living with the Missouri in north-central Oklahoma.
2. The Siouan language of the Oto, dialectally related to Iowa.

[Missouri wat'ota, lechers.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oto - a member of the Siouan people inhabiting the valleys of the Platte and Missouri rivers in NebraskaOto - a member of the Siouan people inhabiting the valleys of the Platte and Missouri rivers in Nebraska
Siouan, Sioux - a member of a group of North American Indian peoples who spoke a Siouan language and who ranged from Lake Michigan to the Rocky Mountains
2.Oto - a dialect of the Chiwere language spoken by the Oto
Chiwere - the Siouan language spoken by the Iowa and Oto and Missouri
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Jonathan Zata said the Oto Melara rapid gun was chosen for the frigates for its rate of fire of around 120 rounds per minute, and ability to shoot down air targets, including missiles.
The most recent third-party management contract, signed earlier this month, represents OTO's entry into the dynamic Atlanta market.
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"Dubai Exports has already received enquiries from 71 buyers in Hong Kong interested in sourcing products from Dubai while 17 of our local companies have also sought our assistance in exporting to Hong Kong, Dubai Exports has been able to establish and develop strong relations with business and government decision makers in Hong Kong, largely because of the groundwork done by the OTO since its opening in August 2017," said Al Kamali.
The Dubai Exports OTO network also plays a major role in the rising number of international importers and regional markets like Egypt competitively sourcing varied products from Dubai.
"We received the result and found out that the two had no direct involvement in the crimes like extrajudicial killing, drug trafficking and extortion activities raised against Placer police and we see no reason to keep them as prisoners of war," Ka Oto said in the vernacular in an interview with a local radio station.
"These OTO represent a competitive service destination for promoting productive linkages.
The project is being developed by OTO Development as a way to energize revitalization of downtown Spartanburg.
The delegation was briefed on the objectives of the OTO and the services provided to Omani businessmen and the private sector in general and the investors in the two countries, as well as the facilities and services provided by OTO to Omani businessmen who wish to promote direct commercial, industrial and tourism fields between the Sultanate and Taiwan, along with the development of economic and investment relations between the two sides.
Five chapters are: the holocaust again; oto feel with a human strangero; oI am the ghost who haunts uso; odeep into the lateness nowo; ospectral scrapso; oto begin the forgetting.o ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)