1. What is elo short for?

Elo rating system

An abbreviation for the Elo rating system, a mathematical system that rates players according to their relative skill; originated with chess, but also adapted for other games such as League of Legends (LoL).


"I'm glad LoL provides elo ranked games so you don't have to play with noobs all the time."

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Last Updated: October 15, 2014

2. What does Elo stand for?

Electric Light Orchestra

Acronym for the British rock band formed in the late 1960s and early 70s; the band was comprised of rotating band members but the founders were Roy Wood, Jeff Lynne, and Bev Bevan; they initially found more success in the U.S. before being embraced in the United Kingdom.


"So what's your favorite ELO album? Mine is Eldorado."

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Last Updated: October 23, 2013

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