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MSMicrosoft
MSMaster of Science (degree)
MSMississippi (US postal abbreviation)
MSMail Stop
MSMultiple Sclerosis
MSManuscript
MSMotor Ship (nautical vessel designation; also see SS for steam ship)
MsCombination of Miss and Mrs. (title of address for women)
MSMiddle School
MSMail Server
MSMedical Student
MSMasters of Science (less common)
MSMobile Station
MSMarket Share
MSManagement System
MSManagement Services
MSMember States (EU)
MSManagement Science
MSMobile Suit (Gundam World)
MSMost Significant
MSMedical Services
MSMember State
MSMemory Stick
MSMass Storage
MSMedia Server
MSMint State (highest quality of coin)
msmeasures (music score)
MSMean Square
MSMaster Schedule
MSMemory System
MSMilitary Science
MSMorgan Stanley (investment bank)
MSMessage Store
MSMonitoring System
MSMore Stuff (polite form)
MSMaple Story (MMORPG)
MSMaple Story (computer game)
MSMaster System (Sega)
MSMessage System
MSMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
MSMedical Surgical
MSMarket Survey
MSMidnight Sun (band)
MSMetabolic Syndrome
MSMode Select
MSMarine Safety
MSMilestone
MSMild Steel
MSMission Specialist
MSMass Spectroscopy
MSMeets Standards (school grading system)
MSMass Spectrometry
MSModern Studies (school subject)
MSMato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)
MSMass Spectrometer
MSMemory Store (calculator button)
MSMad Scientist
MSMediterranean Sea
MSMetal Slug (game)
MSMobility Solutions (Lucent)
MsMariners (Seattle baseball team)
MSMorphine Sulfate
MSMassa Carrara (postcode, Italy)
MSMetric System
MSMarks and Spencer (UK department store)
MSMail Store
MSMaintenance Shop
MSMinesweeper
MSMySpace
msMillisecond
MSMichael Schumacher (F1 driver)
MSMerchant Shipping
MSMartin Scorsese (film director)
MSMid-Side (stereo sound recording)
MSMedium Speed
MSMajor System
MSMarge Simpson
MSMobile Subscriber
MSMaybe So
MSModerately Susceptible
MSMachine Screw
MSMario Sunshine (video game)
MSMarket Surveillance
MSEgyptair (IATA airline code)
MSMulti-Spectral
MSMarket Segmentation
MSManual Switch
MSMatrix Spike
MSMara Salvatrucha (gang)
MSMagnetic Storage
MSMissile System
MSMusculo-Skeletal
MSMono Stereo
MSMargin of Safety (structural engineering term)
MSMother Ship (game)
MSMedical Service Corps
MSMurashige and Skoog (basal medium)
MSManufacturing Specialist
MSMitral Stenosis (medical)
MSMission Simulator
MsSurface Wave Magnitude (formula for measuring earthquakes)
MSMain Station
MSMobility Support
MSMultidimensional Scaling
MSMarking Scheme (examinations)
MSMedium Shot (cinematography)
MSMaster Switch
MSMatched Set (philately)
MSMedical Superintendent
MSMike Shinoda (Linkin Park band member)
MSMichael Shanks (actor)
MSMultiplex Section
MSManufacturing Strategy
MSMaggie Simpson
MSMicrowave System
MSMaster Sommelier
MSModels and Simulations (Conference)
MSMission: Space (Epcot, Walt Disney World, Florida)
MSMale Sterile
MSMusic/Speech (broadcasting)
MSMessage Switch
MSMan System (CASI)
MSMain Spring
MSMaster Shake (cartoon character)
MSMeasurement Signal
MSMicroprocessor System (AT&T)
MSMain Steam (valve in nuclear submarine)
MSMonitor Station
MSMaster Sword (Legend of Zelda Game)
MSMillion Samples (sampling rate)
MSMarketing Society
MSMortal Strike (gaming, World of Warcraft)
MSMotorschiff (German: motor vessel)
MSMemoserv (IRC Memo Server)
MSMaster of Surgery
MSMilitary Shipping
MSMaintenance Standard
MSMarkov Switching
MSMusic Scholar (Eton College)
MSManganese Steel
MSMunchausen's Syndrome
MSMorneau Sobeco
MSMetal Sonic (gaming character)
MSMagical Sword (Legend of Zelda game)
MSMedical Survey
MSMission Schedule
MSMotor Spirit (petroleum)
MSMicrowave Sensor
MSMandatory Supervision (type of parole)
MSMirage Studios
MSMaster of Sports
MSMissile Squadron
MSMaster Smith (bladesmithing)
MsMilksolids
MSMaster Seaman (Canadian Forces naval rank)
MSModified Silicone
MSMirrorSoft (former game maker)
MSMild Severe (British rock climbing grade)
MSMammal Society
MSMotorschip (Dutch)
MSMonitoring Subsystem
MSMint Sheet (of stamps)
MSMobilization Station
MSMichele Soavi (film director)
MSMain Satellite
MSMotor Signal
MSMicrowave Switch (electromechanics)
MSMirrored System
MSMess Management Specialist (US Navy rating)
MSMedium Steel
MSMechanics Service
MSModel Station
MSMaple Sea (Maple Story gaming)
MSMassa, Toscana (Italian province)
MSMannose-Sensitive
MSMouvement Socialiste (French: Socialist Movement)
MSMagestorm (game)
MSMega Sample (Electronic Data Acquisition Systems)
MSMotor Saw
MSManual Sweep (Agilent)
MSMillenial Star (LDS Church)
MSMaternal Sire
MSMichigan Shore Railroad
MSMichigan Southern Railway
MSMaintenance Shelter
MSMilitary Score (gaming)
MSMcLean Symphony (McLean, VA)
MSMissile Station (linear measurement reference to key points on a missile)
MSMinimal Subtraction
MSMeta Signaling
MSMarine Science Technician
MSMission Scanner
MSMantissa Sign
MSMega Second (1,000,000 seconds)
MSMicrowave Subsystem
MSMerge Specification
MSMildly Susceptible
MSModule Signaling
MSMonopolio Statale
MSMultiple Elastic Scattering
MSMarus Seru (Everquest)
MSMass Shareware
MSMeteor Scattering (ham radio)
MSMonitored Seconds
MSMilieuschadelijkheid (Dutch: environmental harmfulness)
MSMissionaries of Our Lady of Lasalette (religious order)
MSMultilateral Staff
MSMirror Subassembly
MSManta Sonica (band)
MSMonitor Statistica
MSMinimum Stockage
MSMilitary Standard/Service/Specification
MSModifi Sci (Indie rap group)
MSMidnight Spin (band)
MSMedical Solutions (various organizations)
MSMaleSurvisor (formerly National Organization on Male Sexual Victimization; US)
MSMystery Shopping
References in classic literature ?
So he sent a boy to Big Klaus to borrow a bushel measure from him.
The measures of the Union have not been executed; the delinquencies of the States have, step by step, matured themselves to an extreme, which has, at length, arrested all the wheels of the national government, and brought them to an awful stand.
There is a middle measure which satisfies all parties, be they never so many or so resolute for their own.
In short, I have a horror of letting any one take my measure.
These are the measures the government has adopted to re-establish order and relieve youp condition.
I pray you, good sir," said the parson, "permit yourself this once to be admonished by her ladyship: peradventure, by communing with young Madam Sophia, she will effect more than you have been able to perpetrate by more rigorous measures.
The sempstresses took my measure as I lay on the ground, one standing at my neck, and another at my mid-leg, with a strong cord extended, that each held by the end, while a third measured the length of the cord with a rule of an inch long.
It is true that this people has a natural disposition to goodness; they are very liberal of their alms, they much frequent their churches, and are very studious to adorn them; they practise fasting and other mortifications, and notwithstanding their separation from the Roman Church, and the corruptions which have crept into their faith, yet retain in a great measure the devout fervour of the primitive Christians.
Had not Congress repeatedly recommended this measure as not inconsistent with the fundamental principles of the Confederation?
Hence, all my Flatland friends -- when I talk to them about the unrecognized Dimension which is somehow visible in a Line -- say, 'Ah, you mean BRIGHTNESS': and when I reply, 'No, I mean a real Dimension', they at once retort, 'Then measure it, or tell us in what direction it extends'; and this silences me, for I can do neither.
But for some unknown reason he despised me beyond all measure, and looked down upon me insufferably.
So he wrote to Giovanni Fogliani that, having been away from home for many years, he wished to visit him and his city, and in some measure to look upon his patrimony; and although he had not laboured to acquire anything except honour, yet, in order that the citizens should see he had not spent his time in vain, he desired to come honourably, so would be accompanied by one hundred horsemen, his friends and retainers; and he entreated Giovanni to arrange that he should be received honourably by the Fermians, all of which would be not only to his honour, but also to that of Giovanni himself, who had brought him up.
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