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objectionable  adj

unpleasant; causing disapproval or protest

objective  n

aim, goal

to obscure  v

to shade, to dim out; to make less visible

to obtain  v

1. to get
2. to come into possession of sth, eg by buying it

occasion  n

case, instance, reason

off-hook  adj

the state of a telephone line that allows dialling and transmission but prohibits incoming calls from being answered

offsite  adj

at another place

OLTP  n

online transaction processing

to onboard customers  

to attract and acquire new customers, or to get them aboard

ongoing  adj

continuing to consist or progress

onslaught  n

attack

operator  n

an agent that operates some apparatus or machine; "the operator of the switchboard"

to orchestrate  v

to organise, coordinate and direct a complex undertaking

orchestration  n

an arrangement of events that attempts to achieve a maximum effect

ordinary operations  n

common business activities

OSI  n

Open Source Initiative

to outdo  v

to do better than sb/sth, to be or do sth to a greater degree

to outgrow (outgrew, outgrown)  v

to leave sth behind; to grow bigger than sth/so

outline  n

the trace of a shape, the line that appears to bound an object

to outsource  v

1. to hire another company to do a task
2. to obtain goods or services from an outside supplier; to contract work out

oval  n

ellipse, a closed plane curve resulting from the intersection of a circular cone and a plane cutting completely through it

to be over the top  v

to be exaggerated

overhead  n

regular cost of workload

overhead power line  n

cable used to distribute electricity located above ground

to overlap  v

to extend over sth and cover a part of it

overlarge  adj

too large

overly  adv

excessively