Oxon
abbreviation 1. [Medieval Latin Oxonia] Oxford 2. [Medieval Latin Oxoniensis] of Oxford 3. Oxfordshire

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  • Oxon — may refer to: Oxon, England, short for Oxonia (Oxfordshire), a county in the United Kingdom Oxon (chemical), an organic compound Universitas Oxoniensis, the University of Oxford See also Oxen Oxon Creek Oxon Hill Oxon Hoath Oxus …   Wikipedia

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  • Oxon — Oxon, geschmolzenes Natriumsuperoxyd, das durch Wasseraufnahme aus der Luft langsam Sauerstoff abgibt und dadurch die Luft schwer lüftbarer Räume (Unterseeboote) verbessern soll. Moye …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Oxon. — Oxon.     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Abbreviations     ► Abbreviation in general use, chiefly Ecclesiastical     Oxonium, Oxonienses ( Oxford , Theologians or Scholars of Oxford ) The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. New York:… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Oxon — (Oxfordshire) county in south central England …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Oxon — ► ABBREVIATION 1) Oxfordshire. 2) (in degree titles) of Oxford University. ORIGIN from Oxonia, Latinized form of Oxford from its old form Oxenford …   English terms dictionary

  • Oxon — abbrev. 1. [L Oxoniensis] of Oxford 2. [L Oxonia] a) Oxford b) Oxfordshire …   English World dictionary

  • Oxon — /ok son, seuhn/, n. Oxfordshire. * * * Oxon [ˈɒksɒn] [ˈɑːksɑːn] abbreviation (used after degree titles) of Oxford University • Alice Tolley MA (Oxon)   Word Origin: [Oxon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oxon — Oxfordshire Geografie Status: Zeremonielle und Verwaltungsgrafschaft Region: South East England …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Oxon — noun a) Postal abbreviation for Oxfordshire The Crown Proceedings Act, 1947. By J. R. Bickford Smith, b.a. (Oxon), of the Inner Temple, Barrister at Law b) , used especially following post nominal letters indicating status as a graduate …   Wiktionary

  • Oxon — Ox|on 1.) ↑Oxfordshire 2.) used after the title of a degree to show that it is from Oxford University ▪ David Jones, BA (Oxon) →↑cantab …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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