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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

Other definitions for OTA (2 of 2)

-ota

a plural suffix occurring in taxonomic names, especially of phyla: Eumycota.
Compare -ote.

Origin of -ota

<New Latin <Greek, neuter plural of -ōtos, equivalent to -ō- (see -osis) + -tos adj. suffix; cf. zygote
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