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Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

(Jap., ‘nature’).

Fundamental or essential character. It appears usually with other terms, as kensho, realizing one's own nature, or bussho, buddha-nature.

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Shō

in The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 375 words.

Japanese mouth organ descended from the Chinese sheng, used in various genres of gagaku (court music); shō is the

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Shō

David W. Hughes.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 480 words.

Japanese mouth organ. It is descended from the Chinese Sheng, of which shō is the Japanized pronunciation, and is used in various genres of gagaku (court music). The Japanese version has 17...

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Founari, Sho

Edited by Pamela Kember.

in Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 20 words.

Founari Sho exhibited at the Salon d'Automne in 1931.

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Founari, Sho

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 18 words.

Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born in Tokyo.

Painter. Landscapes.

Founari Sho exhibited at the Salon d’Automne in 1931.

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shō-zō-matsu

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 220 words.

(Jap,; Chin., cheng-hsiang-mo). The names of the Three Periods of the Teachings in east Asian Buddhist thought. ‘Shō’ means ‘true’

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Black Crowes - Sho' Nuff

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 205 words.

Sho’ Nuff is a 5-CD box set representing the 10 years the Black Crowes had been touring, recording and stirring

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sho' 'nuff adv.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 255 words.

definitely, certainly.

1933 (con. 1850s) R. Bradford Kingdom Coming 84: Hit ain't but one sho-'nuff free and dat's in heab'm.

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Sho

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

(Jap., ‘nature’).

Fundamental or essential character. It appears usually with other terms, as kensho, realizing one's own nature, or bussho, buddha-nature.

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shō

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The mouth organ of Japanese gagaku or court orchestras, with 17 bamboo pipes, each with a bronze free reed. It is descended from the Chinese sheng.

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SHO

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 4 words.

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SHO

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 4 words.

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SHO

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 4 words.

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Sho

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 22 words.

(Jap., ‘nature’).

Fundamental or essential character. It appears usually with other terms, as kensho, realizing one's own nature, or

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Shō

in The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 71 words.

Japanese name for ‘panpipe’, derived from the Chinese paixiao and the Korean so, and distinguished in writing from that

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shō

Edited by Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 27 words.

The mouth organ of Japanese *gagaku or court orchestras, with 17 bamboo pipes, each with a bronze free reed. It is descended from the Chinese ...

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shō

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 108 words.

Mouth organ of Japanese court music. Descended from the Chin. *sheng, introduced to Jap. in 8th cent., it comprises 17 bamboo pipes (two silent) rising vertically from a lacquered wooden...

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sho' 'nuff v. (US black)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 51 words.

to be in earnest, to do something seriously.

1971 H.E. Roberts Third Ear n.p.: sho' 'nuff v. 1. to engage

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Sho' Nuff (Black Crowes album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Sho’ Nuff is a 5-CD box set representing the 10 years the Black Crowes had been touring, recording and stirring up their share of controversy. The band’s first four studio ...

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Kidokoro, Sho

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 58 words.

Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 1934, in Tokyo.

Engraver.

Kidokoro began exhibiting work in 1958. His style is at once figurative and highly stylised, on...

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sho-sho gun n.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 88 words.

a machine gun.

1927 (con. 1914–18) L. Nason Three Lights from a Match 95: He had only about forty

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