Definition of oz

ounce; ounces

Origin and Etymology of oz

obsolete Italian onza (now oncia)

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Oz

noun \ ˈäz \

Definition of Oz

: an ideal or fantastical place
  • a wacky Oz of a restaurant, an amiable blend of foolishness and innocence and freshness
  • —Colman Andrews

Origin and Etymology of oz

from Oz, mythical land in a series of books by L. Frank Baum


Oz

biographical name \ ˈäz , ˈōz \

Definition of Oz

Amos 1939–     born Amos Klausner Israeli writer

OZ Defined for English Language Learners

Oz

Definition of Oz for English Language Learners

  • —used as a name for Australia


Oz

Definition of Oz for English Language Learners

  • —used as a name for Australia


OZ Defined for Kids

oz.

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Definition of oz. for Students

1 ounce
2 ounces

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oz

abbreviation

medical Definition of oz

ounce; ounces

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