SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
Other definitions for OL (2 of 5)
a suffix used in the names of chemical derivatives, representing “alcohol” (glycerol; naphthol; phenol), or sometimes “phenol” or less definitely assignable phenol derivatives (resorcinol).
Other definitions for OL (3 of 5)
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Origin of Ol.
From the Latin word oleum
Other definitions for OL (5 of 5)
(in prescriptions) the left eye.
Origin of O.L.
From Latin oculus laevus
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How to use OL in a sentence
And so the “Glo-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-ria” in this number earns it a spot on my list.
Only the L, K, and A of the old sign remain stuck to the side of the office.
John L. Smith is a columnist with the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
He came at David O. Selznick's urging, and together they made Rebecca, Spellbound, and The Paradine Case.
I try to call him to say l agree it's better to stay in Los Angeles after all.
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
O death, how bitter is the remembrance of thee to a man that hath peace in his possessions!
D'o l'on peut aussy veoir, quelle esperance il y a de planter une belle chrestient par tels evangelistes.
That they may know thee, as we also have known thee, that there is no God beside thee, O Lord.
O wicked presumption, whence camest thou to cover the earth with thy malice, and deceitfulness?
British Dictionary definitions for OL (1 of 2)
suffix forming nouns
denoting an organic chemical compound containing a hydroxyl group, esp alcohols and phenolsethanol; quinol
Word Origin for -ol
British Dictionary definitions for OL (2 of 2)
n combining form
(not used systematically) a variant of -ole 1
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Medical definitions for OL (1 of 2)
Medical definitions for OL (2 of 2)
An alcohol or phenol:glycerol.
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Scientific definitions for OL
A suffix used to form the names of chemical compounds having a hydroxyl (OH) group, such as ethanol.
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