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vs.

1.
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V.S.

1.
Veterinary Surgeon.

v.s.

1.
vide supra.

V, v

[vee] /vi/
noun, plural V's or Vs, v's or vs.
1.
the 22nd letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
2.
any spoken sound represented by the letter V or v, as in victor, flivver, or shove.
3.
something having the form of a V .
4.
a written or printed representation of the letter V or v.
5.
a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter V or v.
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British Dictionary definitions for vs

vs

abbreviation
1.
versus

VS

abbreviation
1.
Veterinary Surgeon

v.s.

abbreviation
1.
vide supra See vide
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Word Origin and History for vs

abbreviation in law of Latin versus "against" (see versus). Also sometimes vs.; ver.

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vs in Medicine

VS abbr.
volumetric solution

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vs in Science
V  
  1. The symbol for vanadium.

  2. The symbol for voltage.

  3. Abbreviation of volume


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Related Abbreviations for vs

VS

1.
variable block span
2.
very superior
3.
veterinary surgeon
4.
virtual storage
5.
vital signs (pulse rate, temperature, respiratory rate)

vs.

1.
verse
2.
Latin versus (against)

v.s.

vide supra
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