• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • -mo A suffix added to the names of certain numerals or to the numerals themselves, to indicate the number of leaves made by folding a sheet of paper; as, sixteenmo or 16mo; eighteenmo or 18mo . It is taken from the Latin forms similarly used; as, duodecimo sextodecimo, etc. A small circle, placed after the number and near its top, is often used for -mo; as, 16°, 18°, etc.
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In literature:

One lamp in de hall's ernuf fo' seein' an' doan' none yo chillen's go foolin' to ast mo'.
"Dorothy's House Party" by Evelyn Raymond
They ain' no mo' gimsing!
"The Faith Healer" by William Vaughn Moody
As he reached it both Mo and Loob discharged their arrows.
"In the Morning of Time" by Charles G. D. Roberts
Rooster don't yo' crow no mo', Yo' ar' free, yo' ar' free.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States, From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
Call fer Mad'mo'selle Dalbray!
"Louisiana Lou" by William West Winter
Ladies, if you don' stop dat talkin', I will not sell one thing mo'!
"Dr. Sevier" by George W. Cable
But I ain't taken' no mo' chances, an' I ain't a risken' no mo' ghost signs.
"The Bondwoman" by Marah Ellis Ryan
Gounod's oratorio "Mors et Vita" given in St. Louis, Mo., by Theodore Thomas.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
Mr. Estill, of Estill, Mo., passed through Chicago, a few days ago, with forty head of Angus-Aberdeen and Hereford cattle.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 4, January 26, 1884" by Various
Senators Joseph E. Brown (Ga.) and George G. Vest (Mo.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various

In poetry:

Felt mo' out of sorts
Than ever befo',
So he went on a rampage
My ole boy Joe.
"The Ballad Of Joe Meek" by Sterling A Brown
The daise delectable,
The violett wan and blo;
Ye ar not varyable;
I love you and no mo.
"Wherto Shuld I Expresse" by King Henry VIII
(Mo . . . . . . poke!)
Who was that that spoke?
This is not a fitting spot
To make a silly joke.
"Hist!" by C J Dennis
an Eilean uachdrach
a' Chuilithinn ghruamaich,
nan loch suaineach
mo luaidh's mo ghaol;'
('An Cuilithionn')
"'The Cuillin' (excerpt)" by Sorley MacLean
Sir Bors, Sir Balin, and Gawain,
All Arthur's knights, and many mo;
But these in battle had been slain
Long years ago.
"Morgan le Fay" by Madison Julius Cawein
Dah now, ain't dat sto'y fine?
Run erlong now, nevah min'.
Want some mo', you rascal, you?
No, suh! no, suh! dat 'll do.
"A Cabin Tale" by Paul Laurence Dunbar

In news:

In May 2006, our party of four stayed at Executive Timbers Resort near Branson, Mo.
Today I'd go to Cobblestone Lodge in Steelville, Mo.
Rogers, Ark.-based Don's Cold Storage , which provides temperature-controlled warehouse and transportation services to a variety of industries, will build a new cold storage and distribution center in Joplin, Mo.
5151 Mattis Road, Saint Louis, MO 63128.
Manning moving, Mo Isom and the Vols are on the bubble.
Mo Williams is Jazz's commander-in-chief on the court.
SALT LAKE CITY — By the very nature of his position on the court, Jazz point guard Mo Williams is a commander-in-chief , so to speak.
WWETCO LLC of Canton, Ga. Is commissioning their recently installed FlexFilterTM system for the current wastewater system improvements for the city of Lamar, Mo.
Yuannan Mo, Zhenya Lei, Tingwei Xu, Dan Xi, and Peige Ren.
222 South 2nd Street, St Charles, MO 63301.
13537 Barrett Parkway Suite 210, Ballwin, MO 63021.
5591 High St, Augusta, MO 63332.
This field is part of a 160-acre tract in Saline County, Mo.
1638 St Louis Ave Kansas City, MO 64101 West Bottoms 816-842-5852 www.boylescornedbeef.com/index.asp.
" Beth" Corum , 74, of rural Palmyra, Mo.

In science:

An interpretation M is a model of a definition D iff it is total (i.e. 2-valued) and the unique well-founded model of D extending some interpretation Mo of the functor and open predicate symbols of D.
Of importance for us is the result of M¨obius [M¨o] that a simple regular curve in P 2 that is not null-homotopic has at least three inflection points.
Sextactic points on a simple closed curve
We can now state a more precise version of the Theorem of M¨obius [M¨o] than in the introduction, see [TU 1].
Sextactic points on a simple closed curve
M¨o] A. F. M¨obius: ¨Uber die Grundformen der Linien der dritten Ordnung.
Sextactic points on a simple closed curve
Collective Vortex Motion in Mo-Ge Superconducting Thin Films.
Non-Quantized Penetration of Magnetic Field in the Vortex State of Superconductors