[osh-oo-air-ee-uh m, os-] /ˌɒʃ uˈɛər i əm, ˌɒs-/
noun, plural ossuaria
[osh-oo-air-ee-uh, os-] /ˌɒʃ uˈɛər i ə, ˌɒs-/ (Show IPA)
[osh-oo-er-ee, os-] /ˈɒʃ uˌɛr i, ˈɒs-/ noun, plural ossuaries. 1. a place or receptacle for the bones of the dead. /ˈɒsjʊərɪ/ noun (pl) -aries 1. any container for the burial of human bones, such as an urn or vault n. “urn for the bones of the dead,” 1650s, from Late Latin ossuarium “charnel house,” from […]
abbreviation (in the US) 1. Office of Science and Technology ocean surface temperature
Optical Storage Technology Association
[oh stahr] /ˈoʊ ˌstɑr/ noun 1. a very hot, massive, blue star of spectral type O, having a surface temperature between 30,000 and 50,000 K and an absorption spectrum with few lines, though the Balmer series of hydrogen lines is present and lines of ionized helium are detectable.