• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Omo- A combining form used in anatomy to indicate connection with, or relation to the shoulder or the scapula.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. the shoulder


In literature:

After having settled our affairs with Omoe, we proceeded on our return, and soon reached Opoureonu, the north-west peninsula.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. 12" by Robert Kerr
The form of the omo-hyoid is also to be distinguished in the like bodies.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
Caffa is the mountainous peninsula formed by the junction of the Omo with the Gochob.
"The Highlands of Ethiopia" by William Cornwallis Harris
In the ox: the omo-trachelian only.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
The principal river however is the Omo, the chief feeder of Lake Rudolf.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6" by Various

In news:

Later this year, Tullow Oil Plc (TLW) plans to start drilling a well in the South Omo Block together with Marathon Oil Corp.
Marathon joins South Omo concession.
Unit will acquire Agriterra Ltd.'s 20% working interest in the South Omo concession in Ethiopia by the end of 2012, retroactive to Aug 17.
The Robert Morris University (RMU) Board of Trustees approved a new five-year contract with President Gregory Dell'Omo Thursday.
Taking over as President in 2005, Dell'Omo oversaw the university's transformation as its campus and academic programs grew.
This past week, fashion icon Norma Kamali presented her collection, OMO, and launched a new, more accessible diffusion line called Kamali Kulture.