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NS

1.
not sufficient (funds).
2.
Nova Scotia, Canada (approved for postal use).
3.
nuclear ship.

Ns

1.
Meteorology, nimbostratus.

ns

or nsec

1.
nanosecond; nanoseconds.

n/s

1.
not sufficient.

N.S.

1.
New Style.
2.
Nova Scotia.

n.s.

1.
not specified.

N, n

[en] /ɛn/
noun, plural N's or Ns, n's or ns.
1.
the 14th letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
2.
any spoken sound represented by the letter N or n, as in now, dinner, son, etc.
3.
something having the shape of an N .
4.
a written or printed representation of the letter N or n.
5.
a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter N or n.
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ns

abbreviation
1.
new series
2.
not specified

NS

abbreviation
1.
New Style (method of reckoning dates)
2.
not sufficient or not satisfactory
3.
(esp in postal addresses) Nova Scotia
4.
nuclear ship

N/S

abbreviation
1.
non-smoker: used in lonely hearts columns and personal advertisements
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NS in Science
N  
  1. Abbreviation of newton

  2. The symbol for nitrogen.


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NS in Technology
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Related Abbreviations for NS

ns

nanosecond

Ns

nimbostratus

NS

1.
nervous system
2.
neurosurgery
3.
New Style (calendar)
4.
nonsmoking section
5.
normal saline
6.
no smoking allowed
7.
Nova Scotia
8.
nuclear sclerosis
9.
nuclear ship

n.s.

1.
new series
2.
not specified

n/s

not sufficient

N/S

nonsmoker
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