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PO

abbr.
1. Latin per os (by mouth)
2. personnel officer
3. petty officer
4. postal order
5. post office
6. putout

Po 1

 (pō)
A river of northern Italy flowing about 650 km (405 mi) generally eastward to the Adriatic Sea. The Po Valley is a major industrial and agricultural area.

Po 2

The symbol for polonium.

po

(pəʊ)
n, pl pos
Brit an informal word for chamberpot
[C19: from pot1]

Po

the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) polonium

Po

(pəʊ)
n
(Placename) a river in N Italy, rising in the Cottian Alps and flowing northeast to Turin, then east to the Adriatic: the longest river in Italy. Length: 652 km (405 miles). Latin name: Padus

PO

abbreviation for
1. Post Office
2. Post Office
3. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) Personnel Officer
4. (Military) petty officer
5. (Military) Pilot Officer
6. (Banking & Finance) Also: p.o. postal order

Po

(poʊ)

n.
a river in Italy, flowing E from the Alps in the NW to the Adriatic. 418 mi. (669 km) long. Ancient, Padus.

Po


Chem. Symbol.
polonium.

P.O.

1. petty officer.
2. postal (money) order.
3. post office.

Po

The symbol for polonium.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Po - a radioactive metallic element that is similar to tellurium and bismuthPo - a radioactive metallic element that is similar to tellurium and bismuth; occurs in uranium ores but can be produced by bombarding bismuth with neutrons in a nuclear reactor
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.
2.Po - a noncommissioned officer in the Navy or Coast Guard with a rank comparable to sergeant in the ArmyPO - a noncommissioned officer in the Navy or Coast Guard with a rank comparable to sergeant in the Army
master-at-arms - the senior petty officer; responsible for discipline aboard ship
enlisted officer, noncom, noncommissioned officer - a military officer appointed from enlisted personnel
SCPO, senior chief petty officer - a senior noncommissioned officer in the Navy or Coast Guard with a rank comparable to master sergeant in the Army
3.Po - a European riverPo - a European river; flows into the Adriatic Sea
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
4.Po - an independent agency of the federal government responsible for mail delivery (and sometimes telecommunications) between individuals and businesses in the United StatesPO - an independent agency of the federal government responsible for mail delivery (and sometimes telecommunications) between individuals and businesses in the United States
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
Translations

PO

N ABBR
1. =Post Officeoficina f de correos
PO Boxapdo., aptdo., CP (LAm)
2. (Aer) =Pilot Officeroficial m piloto
3. (Naut) =Petty Officersuboficial m de marina

po

[pəʊ] N (Brit) → orinal m

PO

[ˌpiːˈəʊ] n abbr
(=Post Office) → PTT fpl

PO

abbr of post officePA
abbr of postal order

po

n (inf)(Nacht)topf m, → Pott m (inf)

PO

[ˌpiːəʊ]
1. n abbr =Post OfficePP.TT. fpl
2. abbr (Naut) = petty officer
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Guy described some of the many unusual places and experiences, including crossing the river Po in a motorboat guided by a dog, staying one night in a nunnery without being allowed to see any of the nuns, and sleeping in a bedroom formerly occupied by a recently deceased priest.
The first day will be dedicated to the roads of the plain in Emilia-Romagna: Lugo, home of the Baracca family, where the Prancing Horse will be celebrated, along the roads of the river Po delta to visit the Pomposa Abbey, coming back via Ferrara degli Estensi on wonderful roads through the so called Pianura Padana.
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