Po

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n PO an independent agency of the federal government responsible for mail delivery (and sometimes telecommunications) between individuals and businesses in the United States
    • n Po a European river; flows into the Adriatic Sea
    • n PO a noncommissioned officer in the Navy or Coast Guard with a rank comparable to sergeant in the Army
    • n Po a radioactive metallic element that is similar to tellurium and bismuth; occurs in uranium ores but can be produced by bombarding bismuth with neutrons in a nuclear reactor
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Po A Middle English form of pea.
    • n Po An abbreviation of post-office order, a money-order issued by the post-office.
    • n Po An abbreviation of pole, a measure.
    • Po An abbreviation of Pay on delivery
    • Po of Post-office Department.
    • n Po In photography, an abbreviation of printing-out paper.
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Usage

In literature:

I had a po'try book in my house.
"The Sagebrusher" by Emerson Hough
At Novi, half way to the Po, Suvaroff barred his advance.
"The French Revolution" by R. M. Johnston
Po' ole neeger caint git enough to feed herself.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
These he has seen tried in the River Po, and they performed the work.
"The Long Night" by Stanley Weyman
The Romans cross the Po 79 222.
"A Smaller History of Rome" by William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
Similarly, po is the reaction at B and shear at any point of CB.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
I've roped a lot of po'try in my time, Miss.
"Overland Red" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
Quels poings noueux et noirs vers le nord vous tendiez!
"Everyman's Land" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
As Tis-sa-ack was a good, so is Po-ho-no an evil spirit of the Indian mythology.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 13, No. 80, June, 1864" by Various
Mr. Rabbit he got fat an' slick an' Mr. Coon he got po' an' sick.
"Standard Selections" by Various
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In poetry:

Styll than sat thes prowde po,
Thos than thowt he;
"As y am a trow Cerstyn man,
Thes schotyng well y se."
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
Net sil u tvari podnebesnoj
Dlya platonicheskoj lyubvi:
Kto angel - tot po nej zhivi,
Zatem, chto angel - bestelesnoj!
"Platonizm" by Nikolay Mikhailovich Yazykov
Slow de night 's a-fallin',
An' I hyeah de callin,
Out erpon de lonesome hill;
Soun' is moughty dreary,
Solemn-lak an' skeery,
Sayin' fu' to "whip po' Will."
"Whip-Poor-Will And Katy-Did" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Po. But be sure you perswade him to take the
Potion before he sleepes;
You'll remember those vertues which I told you it containes.
Forget not to declare them amply.
"Rhodon And Iris. Act IV" by Ralph Knevet
When ol' Sis' Judy pray,
De teahs come stealin' down my cheek,
De voice ur God widin me speak';
I see myse'f so po' an' weak,
Down on my knees de cross I seek,
When ol' Sis' Judy pray.
"When Ol' Sis' Judy Pray" by James Edwin Campbell
Strephon.
O'er golden sands let rich Pactolus flow,
And trees weep amber on the banks of Po;
Blest Thames's shores the brightest beauties yield,
Feed here my lambs, I'll seek no distant field.
"Spring - The First Pastoral ; or Damon" by Alexander Pope

In news:

Memorials may be made to Westfield Fish and Game Club, Ogden Road, PO Box 481, Westfield, N.Y. 14787 or to a charity of choice.
Traer Star- Clipper 625 Second Street PO Box 156 Traer, IA 50675.
Job Openings-Circulation The Bulletin PO Box 6020 Bend, OR 97708.
Brent Poczobut (PO'-ze-but) went to jail in 2008.
PO Box 6020 Bend, OR 97708-6020.
It is at 565 Bryant St To request a correction , contact Editor Jocelyn Dong at 650-223-6514, jdong@paweekly.com or PO Box 1610, Palo Alto, CA 94302.
To request a correction , contact Editor Jocelyn Dong at 650-223-6514, jdong@paweekly.com or PO Box 1610, Palo Alto, CA 94302.
CPA Bayside PT as needed for telephone, data entry (will teach) etc PO BOX 610019, Bayside NY 11361.
Po' Boys and Pickles Creole Sausage Sandwich.
News 8's Jim Keithley visited Po'Boys and Pickles restaurant.
438 Industrial Dr PO Box 400.
MTAC, Bob Bennett Memorial Fund, PO Box 16293, Fresno, CA 93755.
I'm one of those po' people with no health insurence, so I've not taken medication or gotten treatment for my ADHD in 4 years.
Visitation will be held from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on Friday, November 23, 2012, at Po'okela Church in Makawao.
If you'd like Neil's help with your plant question, drop him a note to Gardener's Mailbag, PO Box 864, McKinney, TX 75070 or email your questions to mailbag@sperrygardens.com.
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In science:

Let us denote by PO(H) the partially ordered set of connected components of intersections of members of H which have positive codimension.
Compactifications defined by arrangements I: the ball quotient case
It is realized as the strict transform of L under the blowups of members of PO(H) smaller than L.
Compactifications defined by arrangements I: the ball quotient case
If L and L′ are distinct members of PO(H), then E (L) and E (L′ ) do not intersect unless L and L′ are incident.
Compactifications defined by arrangements I: the ball quotient case
Set was defined by means of the law Po = P ⊗ P o W = {0} ∪ E ¯ε (recall the notation (1.3)), and let W be the cylinder σ -algebra on W N .
A law of large numbers for random walks in random mixing environments
Recall that (A3) implies that Po (Xn · ℓ →n→∞ +∞) = 1.
A law of large numbers for random walks in random mixing environments
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