COS

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AcronymDefinition
COSCost Of Sales
COSClass Of Service
COSCollection of Style (fashion line)
COSColorado Springs (Amtrak station code; Colorado Springs, CO)
COSChief of Staff
COSChamber of Secrets (book by J.K. Rowling)
COSCommercial off the Shelf
COSCosine (mathematics)
COSConditions of Success
COSConditions of Satisfaction
COSChurch of Scientology
COSCouncil of Students (various organizations)
COSConsul (in ancient Rome)
COSCollege of Security (Star Trek gaming)
COSChildren of Sin (song)
COSConvention of States (Houston, TX)
COSCharity Organization Society
COSCosinus
COSCosmetology
COSChange Of Status
COSComite des Oeuvres Sociales (French: Committee of Social Works)
COSChance of Success (Oil and Gas)
COSCollege of the Siskiyous (California)
COSChicks on Speed (band)
COSChange of State
COSCertificate of Sponsorship (UK)
COSCommittee on Sustainability (various locations)
COSController of Stores (Indian railways)
COSCertificate of Status (various locations)
COSCity of Saskatoon (Canada)
COSCircle of Swords (gaming guild)
COSCollège Ostéopathique Sutherland (French osteopathic college)
COSChange Of Subject
COSContingency Operating Site (Iraq)
COSCarnival of Space (blogging)
COSCoefficient d'Occupation des Sols (French: Coefficient of Land Use)
COSConditions of Service
COSContinued Operational Safety (aviation)
COSChurch Of Satan
COSCredit Ombudsman Service (dispute resolution; Australia)
COSCrypto Operating System
COSCosine
COSConfiguration Object Set
COSCorba Object Services
COSCommunications System
COSControl System
COSCommon Object Services
COSCentral Offices
COSCommon Operations Services
COSCassette Operating System
COSCustom Operating System
COSCorporation of Open Systems
COSCommercial Operating System
COSClip on Socket
COSChurch of Scotland
COSConservation Officer Service (Canada)
COSCosmic Origins Spectrograph
COSCost of Service
COSCooperation for Open Systems (Internet)
COSCentre d'Orientation Scolaire (French: School Counseling Center)
COSCommandement des Opérations Spéciales (French: Special Operations Command)
COSConspiracy of Silence (gaming clan)
COSCertificate Of Service
COSCarbonyl Sulphide
COSCone of Silence (Get Smart; 1960s TV series)
COSCode of Silence
COSCanadian Ophthalmological Society
COSCenter for Operations Support
COSCorporation for Open Systems
COSCertificate of Suitability (European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines Agency; Council of Europe; France)
COSContinuity of Service
COSChange Of Station
COSCard Operating System
COSCorps Support
COSChief of Station (CIA)
COSCompulsory Open Space (construction regulation; various locations)
COSChip Operating System
COSCompatible Operating System
COSConsole Operating System (NASA)
COSChimie Organique de Synthèse (French: Synthetic Organic Chemistry)
COSClose of Service (Peace Corps)
COSChief of General Staff (Israel)
COSCommon Operating System
COSCenter for Okinawan Studies (University of Hawaii at Manoa)
COSCertified Occupancy Specialist (housing industry)
COSCommunity Outreach Service (various locations)
COSCritical Occupational Specialty (US DoD)
COSChicago Ornithological Society (Chicago, IL)
COSCloak of Shadows (World of Warcraft, gaming)
COSCentre for Oxfordshire Studies (UK)
COSCray Operating System
COSClub Olympique de Sartrouville (French martial arts club)
COSCombinatorial Object Server
COSColectivo de Organizaciones Sociales (Spanish, Guatemala)
COSClient Operating System
COSCareer Opportunity System
COSConnection-Oriented Service
COSCategories of Service (Medicaid)
COSContinuity of Supply
COSCulling of Stratholme (World of Warcraft; gaming)
COSCaress of Steel (Rush album)
COSChurch Of the Savior
COSCommunications Segment
COSContrat d'Objectifs Scolaires (French: Educational Objectives Contract)
COSColumbia Online Style
COSChina Oilfield Services Ltd
COSChip on Submount
COSCast-On Strap (battery manufacturing)
COSCarrier Operated Squelch (two-way radio)
COSCentral Operating System (X-Files)
COSCommon Object Service
COSCORBA Service
COSChange Over Switch
COSCombat Operations Squadron
COSCity of Sails (Barbershop Chorus, Auckland, New Zealand)
COSChief of Safety
COSConservative Opportunity Society
COSChief of Supply
COSClient Online Services (various businesses)
COSCohesive End Site (bacteriophages)
COSCadet Officer School
COSCash On Shipment
COSCanadian Oncology Society
COSCommittee on Specifications (AISI)
COSCoronary Obstructive Syndrome
COSComplete Orthonormal System
COSColorado Springs, CO, USA - Colorado Springs Municipal (Airport Code)
COSCustomer of Size (overweight passenger requiring two economy-class airline seats)
COSCode Operated Switch
COSCapital Outlay Support
COSCome On Spring
COSCompany Orderly Sergeant
COSCult of Slaanesh (gaming, Warhammer)
COSCorona Oxide Semiconductor
COSCheck on-Site
COSChiefs of Service (hospitals)
COSCampus Outreach Services (St. Davids, PA)
COSChamber Orchestra of the Springs (Colorado Springs, CO)
COSCondition of Supply (aerospace)
COSCanadian Organic Standard
COSCell Output Switch
COSCarry-On Oxygen System (NASA)
COSCoalition for Orchid Species
COSCurrent Operations Section
COSCaked on Stripes (podcast)
COSCivilian Occupational Specialty
COSCasualty of Sound (Maniacal Plan music CD)
COSComputer On Silicon
COSCustomer Order System
COSCall Originate Status
COSCo-Orbiting Satellite (NASA)
COSConvergent Operating System (Mariposa Technology)
COSChosen of Solclaim (gaming clan)
COSCritical Operational Specialties
COSChemical Operation Specialist
COSChange of Subscriber
COSCare Outreach Specialist (social work)
COSCitizens for Open Space (various locations)
COSConference and Office Services
COSComponent Oversight
COSCO2 Removal Service
COSCenter For Obesity Surgery
COSCustomer's Own Stock (FedEx Kinko's)
COSClient Operating Server
COSCommunity and Organizational Services
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This politically imposed cone of silence around the president makes it all the more difficult for the nation to acknowledge and confront discrimination in our society--and if you doubt such a thing still exists, consider the eight-hour lines this past fall at some polling stations in minority neighborhoods in Ohio and Florida after Republican-led governments narrowed early-voting laws.
Unless he said something in Maxwell Smart's Cone of Silence.
The point is this: If you care about your long-term business reputation, don't make phone calls on your shoe or have client meetings in a cone of silence. Just get smart ...
Sadly it landed in a "cone of silence," little remarked-upon by either the president or Congress.
Without structurally altering the space, a cone of silence was unattainable.
Americans are eternally fascinated with presidential children, and perhaps none more so than Chelsea, who arrived at the White House as a gawky 12-year-old with frizzy hair and braces, and grew up before the nation's eyes, under a cone of silence that she has broken only rarely, to campaign for her mother, for instance, when Clinton's bid for the presidency was in jeopardy.
Is my daughter, off at camp in a cone of silence (Not even a postcard to her poor mother, I'm only saying), dancing to "A-Ba-Ni-Bi," singing "Hallelujah," falling in love with Israel the way I did back when?
Insiders hint that the Alphabet may be kicking around the idea of putting together some sort of hour that would run sometime before the finale (as exec producers Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse have said they plan to enter a cone of silence once the show concludes).
When things go terribly wrong and a patient dies or is badly injured, the staff reaction in most medical settings is to retract into a cone of silence, Patricia said.
London, May 11 (ANI): Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are working on a modern "cone of silence", inspired by American comedy TV series 'Get Smart', aimed at making confidential conversations possible in open-plan offices and canteens.
Peter Segal's film incorporates many familiar characters and gizmos from the TV series including the shoe phone and so-called Cone Of Silence, but the director focuses too intently on big action sequences rather than slapstick, burdening the film with a split personality, which the screenwriters are unable to resolve.
But nearby, in the middle of New York City's Union Square, there seemed to be a cone of silence. More than a thousand people danced in place, listening to their iPods and prancing to their own playlists.