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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 ?
"She sot down," said Joe, "and she got up, and she made a grab at Tickler, and she Ram-paged out.
"Has she been gone long, Joe?" I always treated him as a larger species of child, and as no more than my equal.
Joe was usually such a quiet, gentle little fellow that it was wonderful to see him so roused.
"Right, Joe! you did right, my boy, whether the fellow gets a summons or not.
"That's all right for you, Dele," said Joe, attacking a can of peas with a carving knife and a hatchet, "but how about me?
"All right," said Joe, reaching for the blue scalloped vegetable dish.
Hold your tongue, sir.' When Mr Willet, in his differences with his son, had exhausted all the questions that occurred to him, and Joe had said nothing at all in answer, he generally wound up by bidding him hold his tongue.
Into the drug store came Joe Welling, brushing the screen door violently aside.
So, when the doctor conceived the project of crossing Africa through the air, for Joe the thing was already done; obstacles no longer existed; from the moment when the doctor had made up his mind to start, he had arrived --along with his faithful attendant, too, for the noble fellow knew, without a word uttered about it, that he would be one of the party.
He smiled as he faced the audience, when the announcer, placing a hand on his shoulder, said: "Joe Fleming, the Pride of West Oakland."
It was not that she disliked Joe. She was sorry for him.
"I blew it in," was Joe's sad answer, with another reach at his aching head.