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Ore. an abbreviation for Oregon.
ore a rock or mineral from which a metal or other useful substance can be removed.
Oregon a state in the northwestern United States on the Pacific Coast. Its capital is Salem. (abbreviated: OR)
or else or you will be sorry.
organ a musical instrument with a keyboard. It is played by pressing keys attached to a device that forces air through pipes. [2 definitions]
organic having to do with or coming from living things. [2 definitions]
organism an individual living thing, such as a plant, an animal, or a germ.
organization the act or process of organizing. [3 definitions]
organize to set in order; arrange in an orderly way. [3 definitions]
organized tending to organize one's tasks, surroundings, and the like.
orient (capitalized) the countries east and southeast of Europe; Asia; the Far East. [2 definitions]
oriental (often capitalized) of or having to do with the countries east and southeast of Europe. [2 definitions]
orientation the act or process of preparing oneself or others for a new situation.
origami the Japanese art or technique of folding paper into pleasing figures.
origin the point or place from which something comes; source. [2 definitions]
original first; earliest. [6 definitions]
originality the ability to think or act in a new way or as an individual. [2 definitions]
originally at first.
originate to start or come into being. [2 definitions]
Orinoco River a major river of South America that starts near the Venezuelan border with Brazil, flows across Venezuela, then along the border with Colombia, and finally empties into the Atlantic Ocean.
oriole a songbird that can be found in many parts of the world. Males have black and bright yellow or orange feathers. There are two main groups of birds that are considered orioles. There are several different kinds of orioles in each group.