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Category: Ambiguous three-letter acronyms High speed steel (HSS) is a material usually used in the manufacture of machine tool bits and cutters. ... The old steel cable of a colliery winding tower Steel is a metal alloy whose major component is iron, with carbon being the primary alloying material. ... Alloy is a combination, either in solution or compound, of two or more elements, which has a combination of at least one metal, and where the resultant material has metallic properties. ... The History of Science Society (HSS) is the primary professional society for the academic study of the history of science, founded in 1924 by George Sarton. ... Hollow structural section (HSS) is a type of beam with a hollow rectangular cross-section. ... The IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) is a standardised Next Generation Networking (NGN) architecture for telecom operators that want to provide mobile and fixed multimedia services. ... Cell biology (also called cellular biology or cytology, from the Greek kytos, container) is an academic discipline which studies cells. ... Genetics (from the Greek genno Î³ÎµÎ½Î½Ï= give birth) is the science of genes, heredity, and the variation of organisms. ... The TLA (three-letter acronym or three-letter abbreviation) is a TLA and is the most popular type of abbreviation in technical terminology, and is also very common in general language. ...
The HSS 1500 reverses by dropping massive scoops aft of the nozzles through which the water jets are angled diagonally downwards and forward.
On the Stena HSS the cockpit/control room is situated in the furthest forward, topmost section of the vessel and is manned by three officers - the captain, his co-pilot/navigator and the chief engineer.
Once the HSS ferry has made contact with the linkspan's fenders, the quick couplings are connected on either side of the ferry's stern, pulling it automatically into the correct position so that gangways, drive-on ramps and quick couplings fit.
HSS confidently predicted Norah Jones's meteoric success (tipping no less than 10 songs on her debut album Come Away with Me) well in advance of her chart-topping appearances and in the face of an industry unconvinced she would have any commercial impact.
HSS also picked out all the Maroon 5 hits, including both This Love and She Will be Loved.
But make no mistake; HSS aims to become a generic term, as Hoover is to vacuum cleaners, and a standard part of the signing and creative process for labels and producers.
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