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ASCII code 79, The letter of the alphabet, not to be confused with 0 (zero) the digit.

(01 Apr 1999)

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<abbreviation>

1. Symbol for oxygen; orotidine.

2. In chemistry, the abbreviation for ortho-.

3. Symbol for a blood group in the ABO system. See ABO blood group, Blood Groups appendix.

4. An abbreviation derived from ohne Hauch (without a film), used as a designation for: 1) antigens that occur in the bacterial cell, in contrast to those in the flagella; 2) specific antibodies for such somatic antigens; 3) the agglutinative reaction between somatic antigen and its antibody.

(05 Mar 2000)

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