AWS

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AcronymDefinition
AWSAmazon Web Services
AWSAmerican Welding Society
AWSAdvanced Warning System
AWSAutomatic Weather Station
AWSAdvanced Wireless Services
AWSAsynchronous Web Services
AWSAscom Wireless Solutions (various locations)
AWSAlien Workshop (skateboard company)
AWSAssociation of Women Surgeons (est. 1981)
AWSAlarm Will Sound (band)
AWSAll Water Service (shipping)
AWSAmerican Watercolor Society
AWSArchitectural Window Systems (various locations)
AWSAlternative Water Supply (various locations)
AWSAuxiliary Water Supply (various organizations)
AWSAmerican Wine Society
AWSAdsl Workstation
AWSAdvanced Web Server
AWSActive Web Services
AWSAnalysis Workstation
AWSAdvanced Web Solutions
AWSAll Wheels Steering
AWSAdvanced Web Search
AWSApache Web Server
AWSAuthentication Web Server
AWSAssembly Workstation
AWSAdvance Weight Sensor
AWSAda Web Server
AWSAustria Wirtschaftsservice GmbH
AWSAutomatic Warning System
AWSAT&T Wireless Services
AWSAlternative Work Schedule
AWSAdvice and Welfare Services (UK)
AWSAs We Speak
AWSAir Weather Service
AWSAlcohol Withdrawal Syndrome
AWSAverage Weekly Sales
AWSArchimedes Wave Swing
AWSA Wilhelm Scream (band)
AWSAlternate Work Schedule
AWSAEGIS Weapon System
AWSAll-Women Shortlist (politics; UK)
AWSAutomated Workflow System (software)
AWSAmerican Warmblood Society
AWSAdvance Warning Signal
AWSAdaptive Wireless System (computing)
AWSAnnual Wage Supplement (employee compensation)
AWSAsian Women's Shelter (San Francisco, CA)
AWSAll-Weather Speaker (audio equipment)
AWSAkcja Wyborcza Solidarnosc (Election Action Solidarity, political party in Poland)
AWSApple Workgroup Server
AWSAdvanced White Society
AWSAlternative Workplace Strategies
AWSAircraft Warning Service
AWSAdvanced Wideband System
AWSAbyss Web Server
AWSAbrupt Wing Stall
AWSAbfallwirtschaftssystem (software)
AWSAccessible Wilderness Society (Canada)
AWSAssociate Writer to the Signet
AWSAlagille-Watson Syndrome
AWSArrow Weapons System (Israel)
AWSAdministration Workstation
AWSAutomated Weather Source, Inc. (weather forecast provider)
AWSAnalyst Workstation
AWSArea Weapon System (gun-cannon on attack helicopter)
AWSAmplify Weak Sectors (CloneCD feature)
AWSAmerican Welding Standards
AWSAthlete Whereabouts System (UK)
AWSAir Warning Service
AWSADSL Workstation (Hekimian)
AWSAtlanta Wind Symphony (Atlanta, GA)
AWSAuto Windscreens Shield
AWSAgency Walker Services (France)
AWSAvenue-Web Systèmes (French: Avenue-Web Systems; est. 1999)
AWSArbitrary Waveform Synthesizer
AWSAdvanced Wideband Satellite
AWSAmos W. Steinhacker (comic character; Netherlands)
AWSAmerican Weather Service
AWSAutomated Warehouse System
AWSAdvanced Wet Station
AWSAdvanced Water Systems, Inc
AWSAsian Women and Sport
AWSAirport Water Shuttle (Boston, Massachusetts)
AWSAssociation of Women in Science
AWSAircraft Weapon System
AWSAnti-Armor Weapon System
AWSAbsorb While Scan (radar absorbers)
AWSAlabama Writers Symposium
AWSAnello Web Services
AWSAirlock Workstation
AWSAgency Work Station
AWSAOL Weather Service (Aim Weatherbug)
AWSAbstract Wiener Space
AWSAccess Window Slot
AWSAtlantic Wholesalers Ltd.
AWSAmphibious Warfare School/Strategy
AWSAuthenticated Web Server
AWSAdaptive Weighting Strategy
AWSAmerican Walnut Satin (piano manufacturing)
AWSAgainst Wet Sawdust
AWSAbsolute Weight Strength (explosives)
AWSAvenger Weapons System
AWSAutomated Warehousing System
AWSAgent's Workstation
AWSAriise Web Search (Paris, France)
AWSAnti-Androgen Withdrawal Syndrome
AWSAnnapolis Wind Symphony
References in periodicals archive ?
Policy is AWS (all-women shortlist) when replacing woman MP & 50% AWS in others till we achieve parity.
Has policy changed?" A spokesman for Vauxhall Labour Party said: "We are extremely disappointed to learn that the NEC has rejected our call for an all-women shortlist in selection of our next MP.
"We've worked together over decades towards our goal of 50-50 representation through the all-women shortlist process.
Harriet Harman wants men to sit out of the next Labour leadership election, effectively making it an all-women shortlist too!
She beat off competition from Carol Estebanez and Anna McMorrin on the all-women shortlist.
A Labour MP has urged her party not to buckle in the face of anger at the decision to impose an all-women shortlist on the National Assembly seat of Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney.
Now Labour are at it again in Cynon Valley trying to force the local party to have an all-women shortlist for Ann Clwyd's soon to be vacant seat.
COVENTRY is set to have its first female MP in decades after a Labour decision to have an all-women shortlist in the safe seat of Coventry North East.
The party has now announced the name of the four females on the all-women shortlist.
EDGBASTON MP Gisela Stuart (Lab) has been named as a role-model by party leader Ed Miliband but she still faces questions about the fact that she was initially nominated as Labour's candidate as part of an all-women shortlist.
While no formal selection has yet taken place, Cllr Rotheram is widely tipped as the local favourite after missing out on a chance to stand for the Wavertree seat, caused by the Labour party's national executive committee (NEC) decision to impose an all-women shortlist.
In its report it says: "To date, the all-women shortlist has been the only mechanism to have produced a significant step-change in representation in the House of Commons in a relatively short period of time."