PTO may stand for:

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office or any other Patent and Trademark Office
  • Parent Teacher Organization, organization that consists of parents, teachers and school staff
  • Pacific Theater of Operations, World War II
  • Power take-off, a splined driveshaft, usually on a tractor or truck, that can be used to provide power to an attachment or separate machine
  • Paid time off, time an employee can draw from to take time off from work, without having to specify a reason
  • Public Telecommunications Operator, a service provider of telecommunications services such as telephony and data communications access
  • Peeled tail-on shrimp
  • Peace Train Organisation, a campaign group set up in response to the repeated bombing of the Dublin to Belfast railway line
  • Permission to officiate, a limited form of license to undertake ecclesiastical duties within the Church of England
  • Phoenix Thunderbirds Open, a golf tournament on the LPGA Tour from 1962 to 1965
  • Please Turn Over, an acronym commonly found on notes and letters. It is used when finding insufficient writing space on the current page, and refers the reader to material on the verso or the next page. Sometimes rearranged to "TPO", or "Turn Page Over".

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Other articles related to "pto":

Tractor PTO Auger
... as Post Hole Diggers and Earth Augers, Tractor PTO Augers are implements used in conjunction with a tractor's Power Take Off drive, and a tractor's 3 point hitch ... The basic concept of a tractor PTO auger is to harness the tractor's available energy by attaching a PTO shaft to a tractor's PTO drive in order to drill a hole of predetermined size (size of the auger shaft ... This in turn will provide power to the Tractor PTO Auger's gearbox ...
Burgess Elementary School - PTO
... The PTO, (Parent-Teacher Organization) provides the school with supplies, cultural arts and educational programs, supports field trips and holds fund-raisers ...
Landie - Abilities
... Power take-off (PTO) was integral to the Land Rover concept from 1948, enabling farm machinery and many other items to be run with the vehicle stationary ... The PTO gearbox casing is bolted to the rear chassis cross-member and an 8 by 8 inches (200 mm × 200 mm) belt pulley driven from the PTO shaft through two bevel gears ... An agricultural PTO on a Defender is possible as a special order ...
Parent Teacher Organization - PTO Versus PTA
... A PTO is is not the same as Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) ... A PTO is unaffiliated, local and does not pay dues to a national umbrella organization ...
PTO - Entertainment
... PTO Pacific Theater of Operations, a war strategy simulation series by Koei based on the World War II events "PTO", a track from the 1977 Klaus Schulze album Body Love The Phantom of the Opera (adaptations), The ...