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grammar - What does "o" stand for in 9 o'clock? - English Language ...

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Apr 12, 2014 ... Why we use "o" in timing, say 9 o'clock. What does "o" stand for ... What does “ which” stand for in the following sentence? 0 · What does the ...

contractions - What phrase is "o'clock" contracting? - English ...

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Nov 2, 2010 ... I have been intrigued by the word o'clock since I learned English. ... en punto meaning on point or on the dot) I want to know the origin of the ...

O'clock | Definition of O'clock by Merriam-Webster

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Define o'clock: according to the clock — o'clock in a sentence. ... Word-orama! Why do we say -orama, anyway? ... Irregardless · It is in fact a real word (but that doesn't mean you should use it). video-moose-goose-weird-plurals ...

o'clock: what does the o' stand for? | WordReference Forums

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To clarify, the OED shows the oldest version as being of the clock which was " shortened subsequently to" of clock, a clock (also now obsolete), ...

Why We Say "O'Clock" - Today I Found Out

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Mar 21, 2014 ... The practice of saying “o'clock” is simply a remnant of simpler times when ... do a similar slurring in the names of many things such as “Will-o'-the wisp” ... If you've ever wondered what a.m. and p.m. stand for, wonder no more: ...

Why We Say “O'Clock” - Gizmodo

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Nov 7, 2014 ... The practice of saying "o'clock" is simply a remnant of simpler times when ... to do a similar slurring in the names of many things such as "Will-o'-the wisp" ... wonder no more: a.m. stands for "ante meridiem," which is Latin for ...

O'clock - definition of o'clock by The Free Dictionary

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Define o'clock. o'clock synonyms, o'clock pronunciation, o'clock translation, English dictionary definition of o'clock. adv. 1. ... Used to indicate relative position: enemy planes at 10 o'clock. .... Write what you mean clearly and correctly.

O'clock | Define O'clock at Dictionary.com

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O'clock definition, of, by, or according to the clock (used in specifying the hour ... Johnson did not arrive at Mayfield till 4.0 o'clock, then he instantly made his way ...

What does O'CLOCK stand for? - Abbreviations.com

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Looking for the definition of O'CLOCK? Find out what is the full meaning of O' CLOCK on Abbreviations.com! The Web's largest and most authoritative acronyms ...