Oriented Strand Board Or OSB

Business / Construction / Oriented Strand Board Or OSB: A manufactured 4' X 8' wood panel made out of 1' - 2' wood chips and glue. Often used as a substitute for plywood.

Other Words for Board

Board Noun Synonyms: plank, scantling, timber
Board Verb Synonyms: go aboard, ship aboard, enter, embark on
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Osmoregulators

Science / Biology / Osmoregulators: Marine vertebrates whose body fiuids have about one-third the solute concentration of seawater; must therefore undergo osmoregulation. MORE

Osmoregulator

Science / Marine Biology / Osmoregulator: An organism that regulates the concentration of dissolved ions in its body fluids irrespective of changes in the external medium MORE

Osmoregulation

Science / Biology / Osmoregulation: The regulation of the movement of water by osmosis into and out of cells; the maintenance of water balance within the body. MORE

Osteoporosis

Science / Biology / Osteoporosis: A disorder in which the mineral portion of bone is lost, making the bone weak and brittle; occurs most commonly in postmenopausal women. MORE

OTC Bulletin Board

Business / Finance / OTC Bulletin Board: An electronic quotation listing of the bid and asked prices of OTC stocks that do not meet the requirements to be listed on the NASDAQ stock-listing system. MORE

Ote (Organisation For Timeshare In Europe)

Life Style / Time Shares / Ote (Organisation For Timeshare In Europe): A trade association in Europe composed of resort owners and developers. The OTE is similar to ARDA, but with more of an emphasis on consumer affairs. MORE

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