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commo

[kom-oh] /ˈkɒm oʊ/
noun, plural commos. Australian Informal.
1.
Origin of commo
1915-1920
First recorded in 1915-20; comm(unist) + -o
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  • Assi commo ahpe hphhddi ihec hgghuhh kuhmhhrhhg uhonnddi ahphpigghhh.

  • He passed his hand rapidly over the photoelectric eye of the commo box.

    Null-ABC Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
British Dictionary definitions for commo

commo

/ˈkɒməʊ/
noun, adjective (pl) -mos
1.
short for communist
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Slang definitions & phrases for commo

commo

noun

Treats, cigarettes, etc, from the commissary (1950s+ Prison)

commo

modifier

: went over the commo signals for the fiftieth time/ Murphy's selling commo systems out of a place out in Rockville (Army)

noun

Communications: Commo okay? (1970s+ Army)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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