Photo: Enlargement of the endemic mumps virus.
όμικρον, from ὂ μικρόν ò mikrón
, micron, meaning 'small' in contrast to omega;
the 15th letter of the Greek alphabet
. Omicron is used to designate the fifteenth star in a constellation group.
#Omicron: Omicron in Scotland. Simon Constable @Scotsman @RealConstable
Simon Constable @RealConstable @Forbes Edinburgh, economist, journalist, currently based in Scotland; and author, The WSJ Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators That Really Matter: From Big Macs to "Zombie Banks," the Indicators Smart Investors Watch to Beat the Market.