FOS

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FOSFactory Outlet Store (retail)
FOSFestival of Speed
FOSFinancial Ombudsman Service (UK)
FOSFachoberschule (German school type)
FOSFortress of Solitude
FOSFour of Spades (band)
FOSFriends of Scouting
FOSFamily of Services (US FEMA)
FOSFructo-Oligosaccharides (nutrional supplement)
FOSFaculty of Science (various universities)
FOSFocus on Standards
FOSFile Output Stream
FOSFamily of Service
FOSFailover Services
FOSFedora Operating System
FOSFree Online Scholarship
FOSField of Search (sensor management systems)
FOSForeign Owned Subsidiaries
FOSFreedom of the Seas (Royal Caribbean cruise ship)
FOSFrançais sur Objectifs Spécifiques (French: French for Specific Purposes)
FOSField of Study
FOSFirst Order Statistics
FOSField Office Supervisor (various organizations)
FOSFirst on Stage
FOSFundamental Operating System
FOSFactor Of Safety
FOSFamily of Systems
FOSFrom Outer Space
FOSFigure of Speech
FOSFaint Object Spectrograph
FOSFamily of Spiders
FOSfree/open source
FOSFlorida Ornithological Society
FOSFiber Optic Splicing
FOSFeat of Strength
FOSFree Online Scholarship (newsletter)
FOSFrench Onion Soup
FOSFructooligosacaridos
FOSFlight Operations Support (various organizations)
FOSFree Alongside Ship
FOSFree Overnight Shipping
FOSFederatie voor Open Scoutisme (Dutch: Federation for Open Scouting; Belgium)
FOSFiber Optic Sensor
FOSFolks on Spokes (bicycle club)
FOSFederation of Workers Trade Unions (Haiti)
FOSFriend of the Sea (Sustainable Seafood)
FOSFlorida Orthopaedic Society
FOSField Operations Supervisor (Census)
FOSFoundations of Science (journal; course)
FOSFamily of Schools
FOSForward Operating Site (US military)
FOSFirst of Season (birding)
FOSFederal Operations Support (US FEMA)
FOSFabric Operating System (Brocade)
FOSFinnish Optical Society
FOSFlight Operations System
FOSFellowship of the Sun (fictitious religious organization; True Blood; TV show)
FOSFabrique d'Outillage de Saint-Étienne (French: Tools Factory of Saint-Étienne; Saint-Étienne, France)
FOSFinkel-Biskis-Jinkins murine Osteogenicsarcoma (cancer research)
FOSFuel Oil Supply
FOSFront Office System (software)
FOSFreedom of Services (EU)
FOSFaint Object Spectrometer
FOSFree On Steamer
FOSFinger of Suspicion
FOSFish Odor Syndrome
FOSFlight Operation Segment
FOSFull of Stool (medical slang)
FOSFollow On Support
FOSFull of Stuff (polite form)
FOSFlorida Oceanographic Society
FOSFull Operational Status
FOSFall Of Shot
FOSFrinton on Sea (Essex, UK)
FOSFirst on Scene (first aid)
FOSFoot of Slope (change of gradient)
FOSFocus on Solving
FOSFriends of Science Society (Calgary, AB, Canada)
FOSFollowers of Set (roleplaying)
FOSFire Of Savannas
FOSFreedom of Speech, Inc
FOSFeature of Size (geometric dimensioning)
FOSFeet on Street (India)
FOSFuel Operator Station
FOSFound On Shelf
FOSFollow On Spares
FOSFollow on Sustainment
FOSFlight Operations Software
FOSFailure of Selection (US DoD)
FOSFuel Oil Spill
FOSFrosts of Sweden (knife manufacturer)
FOSFather Over Shoulder
FOSFast Optical Shutter
FOSFull Operating System
FOSFeasibility of Support
FOSFit or Split
FOSForward Observer Software/System
FOSFleet Ordnance Support
FOSFunky Old Soul
FOSFollow On Ship
FOSFinancial Operations Supervisor
FOSFriends of Suai
FOSFront Offside (vehicular collision reports)
FOSformer owner's stamp (used books)
FOSFellowship of the Services
FOSField Operation Service
FOSFunctional Operational Specification
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It turned out that the Fortress of Solitude houses a tech called the Phantom Drive.
I learned this firsthand during the seven years Michael and I, and the director Daniel Aukin, spent adapting Jonathan Lethem's novel The Fortress of Solitude into a musical.
They have little of the social detail found in The Fortress of Solitude and Dissident Gardens and none of their emotional depth of field, and they feel like unnecessary pit stops in what is otherwise a bright, ascendant career." MICHIKO KAKUTANI
While the surroundings looked more like the Fortress of Solitude than a quaint comic book store smack-dabbed on Park Avenue, Lois Lane (the private road) emerged as Worcester's new curiosity and pop culture hotspot.
They call it the "Griptonite" stock, a term which got me thinking dark thoughts about the future of the language and civilization while brooding in my Fortress of Solitude.
"I believe The Fortress of Solitude and Reflect Before Aim are the best songs that we have ever composed and both will be on this record".
Mexico's Cueva de los Cristales, or Cave of Crystals, may look like Superman's Fortress of Solitude. But unlike its comic book counterpart, this cave's assortment of supersized crystals took a lot longer than a few minutes to grow.
She is currently reading The Fortress of Solitude by Jonathan
Jonathan Lethem's long-evident interest in comics, for example in his 2003 novel The Fortress of Solitude, culminated in his 2008 reworking of Steve Gerber and Mary Skrenes's 1976 comic book series from Marvel Comics, Omega: The Unknown.
New York, Oct 4 (ANI): Futuristic designs for an Islamic centre and mosque near the site of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York, have been reportedly likened to the Fortress of Solitude, the crystalline headquarters of Superman depicted in comic books, by experts.
It is in this surreal terrain that The Fortress Of Solitude writer Lethem crafts the story of Chase and his kooky counterparts.
It is in this surreal terrain that The Fortress Of Solitude writer Lethem crafts the story of Chase and his kooky counterparts, who are involved in the city''s mishaps to varying degrees.