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ole

adjective \ ˈōl \
Updated on: 25 Nov 2017

Definition of ole

: old

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Origin and Etymology of ole

by alteration


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olé

noun \ ō-ˈlā \

Definition of olé

: 2bravo

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Origin and Etymology of olé

Spanish


ole-

combining form
variants: or oleo-

Definition of ole-

: oil
  • oleograph

Origin and Etymology of ole-

French olé-, oléo-, from Latin ole-, from oleum — more at oil


-ole

noun combining form
variants: or less commonly -ol

Definition of -ole

1 : chemical compound containing a 5-membered usually heterocyclic ring
  • pyrrole
2 : chemical compound not containing hydroxyl
  • eucalyptol
especially in names of ethers
  • safrole

Origin and Etymology of -ole

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin oleum



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