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POO (plural POOs)

  1. (historical) Initialism of post-office order.
    • 1856 June 28, John Addington Symonds, letter in Letters, Vol. I, p. 75:
      Thank Papa very much for the P.O.O. which I got cashed without difficulty.
    • 1877, Army and Navy Gazette - Volume 18, page 192:
      A Coupon will be found below, which will be redeemed if accompanied by P.O.O. for 1s. 6d or 20 stamps.
    • 2013, R. L. Wallace, The Canary Book, →ISBN:
      ... it is customary after the bargain is made for the purchaser to send a P.O.O. for the amount before the birds are sent off.

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  • IPA(key): /pe.o.o/
  • (file)

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POO f (uncountable)

  1. Initialism of programmation orientée objet. (OOP)