Oz

1
[ oz ]
/ ɒz /

noun Australian Slang.

Origin of Oz

1
jocular back formation from Aussie (with voiced sibilant)

Definition for oz (2 of 3)

Oz

2
[ oz ]
/ ɒz /

noun

Definition for oz (3 of 3)

oz.


ounce; ounces.

Origin of oz.

abbreviation of Italian onza
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British Dictionary definitions for oz (1 of 2)

oz

oz.


abbreviation for

ounce

Word Origin for oz

from Italian onza

British Dictionary definitions for oz (2 of 2)

Oz

/ (ɒz) /

noun

Australian slang Australia
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Medicine definitions for oz

oz


abbr.

ounce
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Science definitions for oz

oz


Abbreviation of ounce
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