- a world's fair or international exposition: Expo '67 in Montreal.
- any exhibition or show: an annual computer expo.
Origin of expo
First recorded in 1960–65; by shortening
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Examples from the Web for expo
The expo is introduced by Mayor Anne Hildalgo, who describes it as a “sensitive reading of the upheavals in French society.”A History of Paris in 150 Photographs
December 14, 2014
In Eloy's expo, there is a nod to Robinson, Galliano's man in the shadows smiling coyly at the stage door.
Tracy McNicoll talks with photographer Grégoire Eloy, whose "Shadow of the Swan" expo is on display in Paris through July 31.
Thyrdely to ioyne our dede with the expo- sicion / & to shew that we onely dyd obserue the very entent of the lawe.The Art or Crafte of Rhetoryke
- short for exposition (def. 3)
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