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Halo ( ancient Greek ἅλως hálōs or ἅλων hálōn "threshing floor, threshing floor", translated "atrium") stands for

in the broader sense for

  • Halo effect , assessment error or perceptual effect (in psychology, sociology, marketing or observational research)
  • Halo system , a safety system in automotive sports
  • Halo nucleus , atomic nuclei with distant from the nuclear core nucleons
  • in the sense of the concept field, the scope of the concept to which a word belongs
  • the albedo surface changes affecting around impact craters
  • the halo (Latin nimbus )

The abbreviation HALO stands for

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Wiktionary: Halo  - explanations of meanings, word origins, synonyms, translations