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ISSInternational Space Station
ISSInformation Systems Services
ISSInstitute for Security Studies
ISSInternet Security Systems, Inc.
ISSInitial (Execution) Sequence Set
ISSInstitute for Southern Studies
ISSInformation Systems Security
ISSIstituto Superiore di Sanità (Italian National Institute of Health)
ISSImaging Science Subsystem (NASA Cassini mission)
ISSInstitutional Shareholder Services
ISSInjury Severity Score
ISSInstruction Set Simulator
ISSInternational Summer School (various locations)
ISSImposto Sobre Serviços (Brazilian tax)
ISSInternational Social Service (Switzerland)
ISSIron and Steel Society
ISSInformation Services and Systems
ISSInstituto de Seguros Sociales (Colombia)
ISSInternet Security Scanner
ISSInstitute of Social Sciences
ISSInformation Security Services
ISSIn-Service Support
ISSInno Setup Script (Windows installer program)
ISSIon Scattering Spectroscopy
ISSInternational Skeletal Society
ISSInternational Society of Surgery
ISSIntegrated Systems Solutions
ISSIntegrated Service Solutions
ISSInspection Selection System (roadside inspection software system)
ISSInside Surface
ISSInternational Switching Symposium
ISSImprinted Sportswear Shows
ISSI'm So Sure
ISSInstitute of Space Science
ISSIntegrated Sounding System
ISSInternational Shorebird Survey (Manomet Observatory, Manomet, MA)
ISSInformation Systems Support, Inc
ISSIntegrated Safety System
ISSIntegrated Survey System
ISSInternal Security Service (Oman)
ISSIntegrated Sensor System
ISSIntelligence Support System
ISSInformation Systems Staff
ISSInput Shaft Speed
ISSInter-Satellite Service
ISSInstructional Systems Specialist
ISSIon Scattering Spectrometry
ISSImmigrant Services Society of British Columbia (Canada)
ISSIntel Solution Services
ISSIntegrated Support System
ISSInstant Start System
ISSInternational School of Singapore
ISSIntegrated Space Systems
ISSInteractive Selling System
ISSIntegrated Support Service
ISSImage Stabilization System
ISSInternational Seismological Summary
ISSImpedance Standard Substrate
ISSInternet Sharing Server
ISSIntelligent Software Solutions, Inc (Raleigh, North Carolina)
ISSIntelligent Sensor Systems (Malardalen University; Sweden)
ISSInstrument Support Structure
ISSIntegrated Switching System
ISSInterim Supply Support
ISSInternational Survivalist Society
ISSInternet Search Service(s)
ISSIsotonic Saline Solution
ISSInstitute of Statistical Science
ISSIn Stadium Solutions (Coral Springs, FL)
ISSIransk­Svenska Solidaritetsföreningen
ISSImmunization Services Support (WHO)
ISSInstructional Support System
ISSIntelligence Support Squadron
ISSInterim Status Standards
ISSInstrument Sales and Service, Inc.
ISSIntelligence Systems Secretariat
ISSImperial Star Ship (Star Trek)
ISSIntermediate Service School
ISSIsotope Separation System
ISSInformation and Systems Society
ISSInternational Shaw Society (est. 2002)
ISSInformation Sharing Session
ISSInsulin Sliding Scale
ISSInternational Soccer Superstar (video game)
ISSImproved Spread Spectrum (watermarking)
ISSInternational School Seychelles (Mahé, Seychelles)
ISSImage Server System
ISSInput Sub System
ISSInternal Secondary Structure
ISSIntegrated Support Station
ISSInformation Systems Squadron
ISSInertial Survey System
ISSInternational Sales Support
ISSInstitute for State Studies
ISSInternational Sanitary Systems
ISSInterservice Supply Support
ISSInteractive Support System
ISSIntegrated System Support
ISSImage Synthesis Services
ISSInformation Superiority and Sensors
ISSInteractive Survivability Simulation
ISSInfrared Surveillance Sensor
ISSIntelligent Server Switch (Apache)
ISSInternational Supply Services (Portsmouth, VA)
ISSInternational Scoring Systems (Paris, France)
ISSIntegrated SS7 Signaling
ISSInfraStructure Systems GmbH (Hanover, Germany)
ISSInterim Safety Supplement
ISSIntegrated Sealift Study
ISSInventory Support Specialist
ISSIncoming Signal Strength
ISSIntegrated Start System
ISSIndependent School Services
ISSInstitute of Somatic Sciences
ISSIAIPS Support Services
ISSInfinite Server Station
ISSInvestment Statistical System
ISSIngleside State School (Gold Coast, Australia)
ISSInformation Sending Service
ISSInfusion Signaling Server
ISSInternational Settlement System
ISSInternal Secondary Storage
ISSIndirect/Inertial Subsystem
ISSIntegrated System Schedule
ISSInitial Shelf Stock
ISSInformation Sending Signal
ISSIn-School Suspension
ISSInternational School Sosua (Dominican Republic)
ISSInstitutt for Sosiologi og Samfunnsgeografi (Norwegian: Department of Sociology and Human Geography)
ISSIndustry Security Services (defense industry, UK)
ISSInstitute of Systems Science (National University of Singapore)
References in classic literature ?
The death agonies of a fellow being are, to these strange creatures provocative of the wildest hilarity, while their chief form of commonest amusement is to inflict death on their prisoners of war in various ingenious and horrible ways.
It is not an hysterical laugh, but rather the genuine expression of the pleasure they derive from the things that move Earth men to loathing or to tears.
That I am upon Barsoom is all that I can guess, and but for you and the great white apes I should not even guess that, for the sights I have seen this day are as unlike the things of my beloved Barsoom as I knew it ten long years ago as they are unlike the world of my birth.
It was my first trip upon the bosom of Iss, and the things I saw there will live forever in my memory.
At last the truth dawned upon me--I was following a subterranean river which emptied into the Iss at the very point where I had hidden.
His giant thoat was far from jaded, yet it would be well, thought Thar Ban, to permit him to graze upon the ochre moss which grows to greater height within the protected courtyards of deserted cities, where the soil is richer than on the sea-bottoms, and the plants partly shaded from the sun during the cloudless Martian day.
Within the tiny stems of this dry-seeming plant is sufficient moisture for the needs of the huge bodies of the mighty thoats, which can exist for months without water, and for days without even the slight moisture which the ochre moss contains.
She is being held in The Towers of Jetan as a prize for the next games," replied the stranger.
Some twenty-one degrees it is from the city of Manator to the city of Gathol," replied A-Kor; "but little more than ten degrees between the boundaries of the two countries.
His place is there as well as yours, and the children need him.
Ben Ireson he was skipper o' the Betty, young feller, comin' home frum the Banks - that was before the war of 1812, but jestice is jestice at all times.
As far as the excusing of James's conduct is concerned, it is now or never.