a town of Benjamin, in the “plain of Ono” (1 Chr. 8:12; Ezra 2:33); now Kefr ‘Ana, 5 miles north of Lydda, and about 30 miles north-west of Jerusalem. Not succeeding in their attempts to deter Nehemiah from rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem, Sanballat and Tobiah resorted to strategem, and pretending to wish a conference with him, they invited him to meet them at Ono. Four times they made the request, and every time Nehemiah refused to come. Their object was to take him prisoner.
abbreviation (in advertisements in Britain, Australia, and New Zealand) 1. or near(est) offer: £50 o.n.o
[awf, of] /ɔf, ɒf/ adverb 1. so as to be no longer supported or attached: This button is about to come off. 2. so as to be no longer covering or enclosing: to take a hat off; to take the wrapping off. 3. away from a place: to run off; to look off toward the […]
- On-off phenomenon
on-off phenomenon n. A state in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease with dopa in which the individual exhibitis a rapid fluctuation of akinetic and choreoathetotic movements.
[on-uh-mey-see-ol-uh-jee, -mey-zee-] /ˌɒn əˌmeɪ siˈɒl ə dʒi, -ˌmeɪ zi-/ noun 1. the study of the means of expressing a given concept. /ˌɒnəʊˌmeɪsɪˈɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. another name for onomastics (sense 1) 2. the branch of semantics concerned with the meanings of and meaning relations between individual words noun the study of names or naming; also, a […]