POS


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POS

1. An abbreviation for "point of sale," referring to the place where a sales transaction takes place. We need to get our POS system up and running before the store opens in an hour!
2. rude slang An abbreviation for "piece of shit," a derisive term for something that one considers worthless, or someone whom one considers deplorable. What do I want this POS for? It's a table with two and a half legs! Only a real POS would use racist terms like that.

po-po

slang The police or a police officer. Watch your back, Tom—po-po coming up behind us. They got a po-po stationed at the front.

POS

n. a piece of shit; someone or something completely worthless. (see also piece (sense 4).) This old thing’s a POS. Get rid of it.
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Linux is a technology that still needs a few more marquee accounts to be a serious contender to Microsoft in the Retail POS Market," added Buzek.
The Mobile POS is a versatile system that can meet a wide range of needs in a retail store," said Jeff Soisson, vice president, Wincor Nixdorf Retail Solutions Group.