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SPASShuttle Pallet Satellite (NASA)
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SPASSafety Performance Analysis System (FAA system to record airline data)
SPASSpecial Purpose Automatic Shotgun
SPASSchool of Photographic Arts and Sciences
SPASSpecial Purpose Assault Shotgun (airsoft weapon)
SPASStored Procedure Address Space (IBM DB2 UDB on MVS)
SPASSpace Pallet Satellite
SPASSecurity Police Automated System
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SPASChambre Syndicale des Producteurs d'Aciers Fins et Spéciaux (French: Union Chamber of Producers and Special Purpose Steels; EU)
SPASSignal Passed At Stop
SPASStandard Procurement Appropriation System
SPASServices Peering and Aggregation Server
SPASSchool of Pacific and Asian Studies (est. 1986; University of Hawaii at Manoa)
SPASStudent Programs and Services (various schools)
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California's geographic diversity means the state's spas can offer everything from cool mountain retreats to hot desert oases--not to mention the magnificent coastal vistas of the Pacific Ocean.
Its new spa cottages, each accommodating up to four pleasure seekers, are surrounded by a Japanese meditation garden.
In 2003, 29 percent of all spa customers were men, up from 24 percent in 2002, the International Spa Association reports.
Skin Savvy is a day spa that offers a variety of services, such as facials, manicures and pedicures, massages, and hair removal for men and women.
It's not as high on the pamper scale as a facial, but some spas do end the service with a gentle massage.
Additional information on various day spa treatments can be found in the Day Spa section:
Spas/Salons: Paula McClure Mood Spa (2723 McKinney Ave.
And many spas are no longer ``fat farms or pampering holes,'' Tegmeyer said.
NASSAU, The Bahamas -- Steiner Leisure Limited (NASDAQ:STNR) today announced that its luxury resort spa division has entered into an agreement to operate a new luxury spa facility located at The Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach, a Mobil Five-Star, American Automobile Association (AAA) Five Diamond luxury resort located on seven acres of pristine oceanfront property at the southern tip of Palm Beach Island.
In Germany, the Czech Republic, and Hungary, for example, the spa culture is thriving in elegant bathhouses and historic hammams.