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JO

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for JORDAN.

JO

JO

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Kingdom of Jordan. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Jordanian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Jordan. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Jordan. Each governorate has its own code with the prefix "JO." For example, the code for the Governorate of Aqaba is ISO 3166-2:JO-AQ.

Jo

3. A unit of length in Japan equivalent to approximately 10 feet.
References in classic literature ?
Joe pursued, "somebody must keep the pot a biling, Pip, or the pot won't bile, don't you know?
Now, Pip;" Joe looked firmly at me, as if he knew I was not going to agree with him; "your sister is a fine figure of a woman.
Whatever family opinions, or whatever the world's opinions, on that subject may be, Pip, your sister is," Joe tapped the top bar with the poker after every word following, "a - fine - figure - of - a - woman
I could think of nothing better to say than "I am glad you think so, Joe.
As to you," Joe pursued with a countenance expressive of seeing something very nasty indeed: "if you could have been aware how small and flabby and mean you was, dear me, you'd have formed the most contemptible opinion of yourself
Not exactly relishing this, I said, "Never mind me, Joe.
I broke out crying and begging pardon, and hugged Joe round the neck: who dropped the poker to hug me, and to say, "Ever the best of friends; an't us, Pip?
When this little interruption was over, Joe resumed:
I was startled, for I had some shadowy idea (and I am afraid I must add, hope) that Joe had divorced her in a favour of the Lords of the Admiralty, or Treasury.
And she an't over partial to having scholars on the premises," Joe continued, "and in partickler would not be over partial to my being a scholar, for fear as I might rise.