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Oz most commonly refers to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

Oz or OZ may also refer to: For the film, see The Wizard of Oz (1939 film) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a childrens book written by L. Frank Baum and illustrated by W.W. Denslow. ... The Wizard of Oz may refer to The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, 1900 book by L. Frank Baum, or any of its numerous adaptations, the most famous being the 1939 film version starring Judy Garland. ... Oz is a fantasy region containing four countries under the rule of one monarch. ... The Oz books form a book series that begins with The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, and that relates the history of the Land of Oz. ... The Wizard of Oz (or simply The Wizard) is a fictional character in the Land of Oz created by American author L. Frank Baum and further popularized by the classic 1939 movie. ... The ounce is the name for a number of different units of mass (oz), and also of two units of fluid volume (fl oz) and of one unit of force, the ounce-force (ozf). ...


Computers and games

  • OpenZaurus, "OZ" is an abbreviation for a Linux distribution
  • Oz (programming language), a multi-paradigm computer programming language
  • Oz Linux, a Linux distribution
  • OZ - Over Zenith, a PS2 game from Konami, released in Europe as The Sword of Etheria
  • Oz, the Oz. of Prevention System, a CMMS, Computerized Maintenance Management System, developed by Ounce of Prevention Software, a Division of Aviar, Inc.
  • OZ World, a massive-multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), based around fishing.
  • Wizard of Oz experiment, a technique for doing user-centered design or usability evaluations of software applications DONT DROP THE SOAP OR BLOMMMP

The OpenZaurus project was created as an alternative image for the Sharp Zaurus personal mobile tool. ... Oz is a multiparadigm programming language, developed in the Programming Systems Lab at Saarland University. ... The following is the list of games developed or released by Konami. ... Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) is also known as Enterprise Asset Management. ... In the field of human-computer interaction, a Wizard of Oz experiment is a research experiment in which subjects interact with a computer system that subjects believe to be autonomous, but which is actually being operated or partially operated by an unseen human being. ...

Entertainment

Kevin Scott Nash (born July 9, 1959 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American professional wrestler and actor. ... Original run April 7, 1995 – March 29, 1996 No. ... Oz is a 1976 film directed by Chris Löfvén, and stars Joy Dunsten. ... Oz was a NWOBHM band from Finland who formed in 1977 and split in 1991. ... Oz is a mini-series featured in the comic 2000AD, running for 26 episodes (Progs 545 to 570) from 24th October, 1987 to 16th April, 1988. ... Oz Number 3 Oz was a satirical humour magazine first published between 1963–69 in Sydney, Australia and, in its second and more famous incarnation, from 1967 to 1973 in London, England. ... Oz was the first one-hour dramatic television series to be produced by HBO. The show, which aired for six seasons (1997-2003), was created by Tom Fontana and produced by Barry Levinson. ... The World of Oz were a British psychedelic pop group who released a sole self-titled LP in 1968, before fading into relative obscurity, although CD re-issues of the album are now widely available. ... The Boy From Oz is a musical featuring the life of singer/songwriter Peter Allen. ... Oz Factor is the second album by Unwritten Law. ... Punk rock is an anti-establishment music movement beginning around 1976 (although precursors can be found several years earlier), exemplified and popularised by The Ramones, the Sex Pistols, The Clash and The Damned. ... Unwritten Law is an American rock band formed in 1990 in Poway, California (a suburb of San Diego) and currently recording for Abydos Records. ... Circus Oz is an Australian circus group that was founded in 1978 through the amalgamation of two groups: Soapbox Circus and New Circus. ... Cirque Nouveau, or contemporary circus, is a relatively new form of performing art where a story or a theme is conveyed by using the traditional circus arts. ...

People

  • Amos Oz, an Israeli author
  • Daniel "Oz" Osbourne, a fictional character in Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Frank Oz, (Richard Frank Oznowicz) a film director, actor and puppeteer noted for his work on the Muppets and Yoda
  • Mehmet Oz, a Turkish American cardiothoracic surgeon
  • Ozzy Osbourne, a Rock star, television personality, and pop culture icon

Amos Oz, November 7 2004 Amos Oz (born May 4, 1939), birth name Amos Klausner, is an Israeli writer, novelist, and journalist. ... Daniel Oz Osbourne (born 1980 in Sunnydale, California) is a fictional character created by Joss Whedon for the cult television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel. ... Richard Frank Oznowicz (born May 25, 1944), better known as Frank Oz, is an English film director, actor and puppeteer. ... Dr. Mehmet Oz (born June 11, 1960) is an American cardiothoracic surgeon and author with Turkish parents. ... Ozzy Osbourne (born John Michael Osbourne, December 3, 1948 in Aston, Birmingham, England) is the lead vocalist of the pioneering heavy metal band Black Sabbath, a popular solo artist, and the star of the reality show, The Osbournes. ...

Other

  • Asiana Airlines, "OZ" is an abbreviation for the airline from the IATA standards body
  • Congregation Ohab Zedek, "OZ" is an abbreviation for a Orthodox Jewish synagogue in Manhattan, New York City
  • Ornstein-Zernike equation (OZ-equation), a statistical mechanical integral equation
  • OZ (Ultimate Marvel), the artificial mutagen responsible for the Spider-Man of the Ultimate Imprint, along with many other characters.
  • Oz, Isère, a commune in the Isère département in France

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Oz (TV series) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (4561 words)
The Latinos in Oz are mostly of Puerto Rican ancestry.
Oz took advantage of the freedoms of cable television to show material that would be too extreme for traditional American broadcast television: coarse language, drug use, violence, male frontal nudity, homosexuality, rape, and ethnic and religious conflict.
This was also the case in Israel, where Oz was displayed on the free-to-air, commercial Channel 2, the United Kingdom where Channel 4 aired the show late night, in Ireland on TG4 where it was shown at 11pm, and in Brazil, where it was aired by SBT network corporation also late at night.
Oz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (344 words)
Oz (TV series), (from "Oswald") the title of a TV show on HBO set in a prison called "The Oswald state correctional facility"
ounce, "oz." is an abbreviation for the unit of measure
Oz, Isère is a commune in the Isère département in France
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