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[neesh] /niʃ/
a city in SE Serbia: a former capital of Serbia.
Also, Nish. Unabridged
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  • nis the smooth fox terrier is a breed of dog, one of many terrier breeds.
British Dictionary definitions for nis


an industrial town in Serbia, in the SE: situated on routes between central Europe and the Aegean. Pop: 203 670 (2002)
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nis in Technology
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  1. Naval Investigative Service
  2. network information service
  3. Newly Independent States
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