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HSHigh School
HSHuman Services
HsSignificant wave height
HSHome School
HSHeat Shock (cells)
HSHigh Speed
HSHead Start
HSHot Spot
HSHealth and Safety
HSHoly Spirit
HSHeadset
HSHomeland Security
HSHoward Stern (radio personality)
HSHaus (German: House)
HSHarmonized System
HSHome Study (adoptions)
HSHeat Sink (electronics)
HSHigh Score
HSHigh Standard
HSHeadshot (gaming)
HSHomer Simpson (The Simpsons)
HSHenschel (aircraft; Henschel Flugwerke AG; Germany)
HSHerpes Simplex (skin disease)
HSHazardous Substance
HSOuter Hebrides (postcode, United Kingdom)
HSHome Station
HSHot Sauce
HSHuman Serum
HSHispano-Suiza (former car manufacturer)
HSHeparan Sulfate
HSHydrogen Sulfide
HSHorse Shoe
HSHassium (element 108)
HSHigher Secondary
HSHan Solo (Star Wars character)
HSHelicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (US Navy aviation unit designation used from 1951 to present)
HSHyperSpace (game)
HSHandshaking
HSHeat Source
HSHostServ (IRC)
HSHelpServ (IRC)
HSHead Shot (gaming)
HSHors Service (French: Out of Service)
HSHamstrings
HSHermetically Sealed
HSHelter Skelter (Beatles song)
HSHamilton Sundstrand (company)
HSHot Standby (server connectivity)
HSHalf Step (Gunz the Duel video game)
HSHereditary Spherocytosis
HSHyperStudio (multimedia authoring software)
HSHeart Sounds
HSHand-Shake
HSHour of Sleep
HSHollywood Squares (TV game show)
HSHalf-Strength
HSHomo Sapien
HSHead & Shoulders (shampoo)
HSHollands Spoor (railway station; The Hague, Netherlands)
HSHebrew Scriptures (Old Testament)
HSHockey Skates
HSHighway Service (Canada Post)
HSHand Stamp (philately; a cancel mark)
HSHeat Sensor
HSHealth Services Technician
HSHeel Strike (ergonomics)
HSHannah Spearritt (musician)
HSHabitat Suitability (biology)
HSHorn Strobe (fire alarms)
HSHorizontal Scale
HSHand Switch (industrial control description)
HSHemorrhagic Septicemia (pasteurellosis)
HSHora Somni (Latin: At Bedtime or Just Before Sleep)
HSHeadquarters and Service
HSHelioseismology
HSHeadline Sports (television)
HSHypothetical Syllogism
HSHeadphones Stereo (Sony Walkman)
HSHouse Surgeon
HSHard Severe (rock climbing grade)
HSHarmonized Standard
HSHistiocyte Society
HSHypnotherapy Society
HSHollywood Scriptwriter (magazine)
HSHair Spring
HSHernial Sac
HSHic Situs (Latin: Here Is Laid)
HSHaemophilia Society (UK)
HSHorizon Sensor (aviation)
HSHarlem Shake (dance)
HSHeart Sense (game; University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA)
HSHorizontal Slope
HSHrvatski Samokres (Croatian pistol brand)
HSHardness Surveillance
HSHydrofoil Ship
HSHalf Subtractor
HSHarmonic Sampling (communication systems)
HSHawaiian Star (newspaper)
HSHamish Sinclair
HSHartford & Slocomb Railroad Company
HSHighseekers (gaming clan)
HSHydraulic Fluid, Starboard, Ship Service
HSHe-3 Storage (helium)
HSHippocampus Sclerosis (neuropathology) Hippocampus Sclerosis (neuropathology)
HSHope Solo (soccer player)
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Handshaking, gender, personality, and first impressions.
3, SATA and SAS primitives are used for a variety of signaling and handshaking functions, and perform most of the low-level, time-critical functions.
He bluntly told him to do "less handshaking in future" - or at least ensure that he wore a glove.
Whereas most handshaking pictures -- the infamous grip and grin cliches a -- fail to communicate because the hands are clasped for the purposes of a posed picture, these shaking hands are spontaneously supporting Clinton's candidacy.
There is much handshaking and exploitation of patriotic and religious symbols, but little chance to hear from ordinary working people, from parents who see the ineffectiveness of our schools, or from former welfare recipients who have received little training to help them effectively enter the work force but still have young children to care for.
That's a lot of handshaking and fund-raising between now and then.
Also Y2K difficulties may occur for controls that are connected to a local area network where handshaking software may exchange a date.
The main thing, really the only thing, I recall about his visit was how surprised - astonished even - he was by the street life in my neighborhood: He just couldn't get over the front-stoop sitting, small-lawn watering, handshaking, bearhugging behavior of all the Stanislaus, the Attilios, the Christos, and the Boschkos on Marshfield, each of whom we had to stop and talk to every time we made our way up or down the block.
There is Bradley, the earnest small town banker's son, in the Mississippi river town of Crystal City, Missouri, fresh from the NBA, traveling the country and hustling for money, but, like Robert Redford in The Candidate, feeling detached, wondering what all the incessant fundraising, and handshaking is for.
Sociologist Erving Golfman wrote that handshaking has a variety of functions.
Risks associated with handshaking have become more threatening than the mere passing of nuisance germs from one person to another.
Handshaking is a function that tells each computer when to wait before sending information because the other computer or printer is not ready.