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ou1

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Pronunciation: /əʊ
 
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noun (plural ouens /ˈəʊənz/ or ous)

South African informal
A man.

Origin

Afrikaans, probably from Dutch ouwe 'old man'.

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Pronunciation: /ˈəʊuː
 
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noun

A fruit-eating Hawaiian honeycreeper (bird) with a stout bill and green and yellow plumage. Compare with o-o.
  • Psittirostra psittacea, family Drepanididae

Origin

late 19th century: the name in Hawaiian.

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OU3

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Pronunciation: /əʊˈjuː
 
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abbreviation

(In the UK) Open University.

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