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rho

 (rō)
n.
The 17th letter of the Greek alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

[Greek rhō, of Phoenician origin; see rʔš in Semitic roots.]

rho

(rəʊ)
n, pl rhos
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the 17th letter in the Greek alphabet (Ρ, ρ), a consonant transliterated as r or rh

rho

(roʊ)

n., pl. rhos.
the 17th letter of the Greek alphabet (Ρ, ρ).
[1350–1400; Middle English < Greek rhô]
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Noun1.rho - the 17th letter of the Greek alphabet
Greek alphabet - the alphabet used by ancient Greeks
alphabetic character, letter of the alphabet, letter - the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech; "his grandmother taught him his letters"
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