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CO




1. Colorado (approved esp. for use with zip code).
2. Commanding Officer.
3. conscientious objector.

Co




Symbol, Chem.
cobalt.

co-




var. of com- before a vowel, h, and gn: coadjutor; cohabit; cognate. The prefix co- now productively forms new words from bases beginning with any sound (co-conspirator; co-manage; coseismic), sometimes with the derived sense “auxiliary, subsidiary” (coenzyme; copilot), and, in mathematics and astronomy, with the sense “complement” (codeclination).

Co.




1. Company.
2. County. Also,co.

C/O




1. cash order.
2. certificate of origin.

C/o




1. care of.
2. Bookkeeping.carried over.

c/o




1. care of.
2. Bookkeeping.carried over.
3. cash order.

C.O.




1. cash order.
2. Commanding Officer.
3. conscientious objector.
4. correction officer.

c.o.




1. care of.
2. carried over.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • CO (Thesaurus)
  • CO (Encyclopedia)

 

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