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Meaning of "oz" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD OZ

From Italian onza.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF OZ

oz play
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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OZ

oystermen
ozaena
Ozalid
Ozark Mountains
Ozark Plateau
Ozarks
ozeki
Ozero Baykal
Ozmas
ozocerite
ozokerite
ozonate
ozonation
ozone
ozone depletion
ozone hole
ozone layer
ozone screen
ozone shield
ozone-friendly

Synonyms and antonyms of oz in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «oz» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OZ

Find out the translation of oz to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of oz from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «oz» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

盎司
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

oz
570 millions of speakers

English

oz
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आउंस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أوقية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

унция
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

oz
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রহমান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

oz
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Oz
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

oz
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オンス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

온스
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Oz
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

oz
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அவுன்ஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ऑझ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

oz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

oz
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

oz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

унція
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

oz
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

oz
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oz
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oz
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oz
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oz

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OZ»

The term «oz» is very widely used and occupies the 3.774 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OZ» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about oz

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OZ»

Discover the use of oz in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oz and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great Wizard in order to return to Kansas.
L. Frank Baum, 2011
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Ozma of Oz
Ozma of Oz rushes to her rescue, but it may already be too late. This edition has more than one hundred of the originals Illustrated by John R. Neill.
L. Frank Baum, 2013
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Dorothy of Oz
Afterword by Peter Glassman. "Dorothy is called back to Oz by Glinda, the Good Witch of the South, because the Tin Woodman, the Scarecrow, and the Cowardly Lion need help.
Roger S. Baum, 1989
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The Emerald City of Oz
Dorothy
Lyman Frank Baum, 2007
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A Tale of Love and Darkness
The story of an adolescent whose life has been changed forever by his mother’s suicide. The story of a man who leaves the constraints of his family and community to join a kibbutz, change his name, marry, have children.
Amos Oz, 2005
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Management Information Systems
The book offers the most current coverage available, including expanded discussions of social networking, IT security, mobile computing, and much more.
Ken Sousa, Effy Oz, 2014
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The Historian's Wizard of Oz: Reading L. Frank Baum's ...
Blends an annotated version of "The Wizard of Oz" with a discussion of the political and economic history of the Gilded Age.
Ranjit S. Dighe, 2002
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Oz: Chronicles of Courage
OZ - Chronicles of Courage (as well as my other three books) attempts to correct this slight to our recognition and represents a frail effort to set the record straight In the book, untold stories of bravery and sacrifice are related of ...
Howard J. Leavitt, 2005
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Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz
A musical play featuring Dorothy and the other characters from Oz.
Katherine Feingold Hotchner, Karen Sunde, Kathy Hotchner, L. Frank Baum, Steve Hotchner, L. Frank Baum, Steve Hotchner, 1978
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The Mathematics of Oz: Mental Gymnastics from Beyond the Edge
Filled with an abundance of complex mysteries, sequences, series, puzzles, mazes, and problems, a perplexing journey through the realm of math, mind, and meaning with the author, Dorothy, and Dr. Oz introduces readers to numbers and their ...
Clifford A. Pickover, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OZ»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term oz is used in the context of the following news items.
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Two 'Munchkins' actors in 'Wizard of Oz' worked at SRP
The David brothers were Munchkin actors from M.G.M.'s 1939 "The Wizard of Oz" who happened to work at the Savannah River Plant in Aiken ... «The Tand D.com, Jul 15»
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Drs. Oz and Roizen: Lab testing in rodents and insects
Q: Why do scientists use mice and fruit flies in lab experiments for testing toxins, drugs and other things? Rodents and insects are so different ... «INFORUM, Jul 15»
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Wizard of Oz panto coming to Scunthorpe Baths Hall
Scunthorpe Baths Hall is to host The Wizard of Oz, featuring an all-star cast to be announced. Go along to the Doncaster Road venue and join ... «Scunthorpe Telegraph, Jul 15»
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Beaches closed after Oz shark sightings
Four beaches on Australia's east coast were closed Sunday after numerous shark sightings, police said, as authorities patrolled waters off a ... «iAfrica.com, Jul 15»
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Lincs: Horrible Histories and The Wizard of Oz at the Baths Hall
First up, next April, follow the yellow brick road to the Baths Hall for an amazing Easter pantomime version of The Wizard of Oz, featuring an ... «Worksop Today, Jul 15»
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D.E. Shaw, Griffin's Citadel, Cohen's Point72 & OZ Management …
Also on Monday, Daniel S. Och's Oz Management disclosed a new ... This bet makes of OZ Management the second-largest institutional ... «Benzinga, Jul 15»
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Dr. Oz made $1.17 million off a hemorrhoid treatment he promoted …
TV's Dr. Mehmet Oz is one of 17 cardiologists who made more than a million dollars from a drug or medical device company between 2013 and ... «Vox, Jul 15»
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Rogers returns to Oz squad
Derby - Australia opener Chris Rogers was back with the tourists' Test squad on Friday and will undergo further medical assessment to ... «Sport24, Jul 15»
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Drs. Oz and Roizen: Five things to know about the trans fat ban
Dr. Mehmet Oz is host of “The Dr. Oz Show,” and Dr. Mike Roizen is chief wellness officer and chairman of the Wellness Institute at the ... «Buffalo News, Jul 15»
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Local kids perform 'Wizard of Oz'
About 75 children from River Falls and neighboring communities will go on a wonderful journey through the Magical Land of Oz, as they take ... «River Falls Journal, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Oz [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/oz>. Sep 2020 ».
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