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AcronymDefinition
SISports Illustrated
SISlovenia (international code)
SISilicon
SISystems Integration
SISystème International d'Unités (international system of units based on the Meter, Kilogram, Second, Ampere, Kelvin, Candela, and Mole)
SISystem Information
SISystem Information (Norton Utilities)
SIStatutory Instrument (UK Legislation term)
SIService Information
SISchool of Information (university)
SISelf-Injury
SISquare Inch(es)
SISmithsonian Institution
SISupplemental Instruction
SISignal Integrity
SISpark Ignition
SIShift In
SISlightly Included (second lowest quality of diamond)
SISerious Injury
SIInternational System of Units (metric system; more commonly seen as ISU)
SISouth Island (New Zealand)
SIStaten Island
SISistema Informativo
SIStructural Integrity
SISystèmes d'Information
SIStandardization (Flight) Instructor
SISystem International
SISite Investigation
SISystem Integrator
SISuperimpose
SISensory Integration
SISexual Intercourse
SISystem Interface
SISports Interactive (game)
SIStill Image
SIShut-In
SISmall Intestine
SISeriously Ill
SISelf Inflicted
SIScientific Investigation
SISistema de Informação
SISystems Integrator
SISacroiliac
SISingapore Idol (Singapore TV show)
SIStudy Island (software)
SIStrategic Initiative (management)
SISelf-Insert (fiction)
SISoftware Item
SISimply Irresistible (song)
SISpeaker Independent
SISelf-Incompatibility (botany)
SIScience and Industry
SISacroiliac Joint
SIShadow Image
SISiena, Toscana (Italian province)
SISwine Influenza
SISite Inspection
SISystems Intelligence (psychological theory)
SISwap-In
SISoroptimist International
SISub Inspector
SISimple Interest
SISynergos Institute (San Diego, CA)
SISoftice (debugger)
SIService Index
SISwarm Intelligence
SISudden Impact (movie)
SISource Index
SISuicidal Ideation
SIScientific Instrument
SISensitive Item (algorithm)
SIStep-Index
SIService Indicator (SS7 SCCP)
SISituationist International (governing body of political dissidents circa 1968)
SISpecialty Item
SISPARC International, Inc.
SIService Integrator
SISemiconductor International
SIShared Interest (New York, NY)
SISide Information
SISpecial Instruction
SISchweizer Informatiker Gesellschaft (Zurich, Switzerland)
SIShrouded Isles (gaming, Dark Age of Camelot add-on)
SISilicon Image, Inc
SISpecific Impulse (measure of efficiency of rocket engines)
SISurface Impoundment
SISpecial Intelligence
SISpecial Inspection
SISimplified Issue (life insurance)
SISaturation Index
SISignal Interference
SIScience Instrument (Hubble Telescope)
SISoil Investigation
SISimilarity Index
SIStrategic Investor
SISpeech Impairment
SIShift-Invariant
SISalt Institute
SISolution Implementation
SISummons Issued
SISarcasm Intended
SISystematic Innovation
SISailing Instruction
SISecurity Inspector
SISolving International
SIStrange Interlude (Eugene O'Neill book)
SISensitivity Information
SISelf-Insertion (fan fiction)
SIShipping Instruction
SISiilinjärvi (Finnish)
SISexually Inappropriate
SISecondary Injection
SISolar Influences
SIScalable Infrastructure
SISkill Identifier (US Army)
SISucrase-Isomaltase Deficiency
SISettlement Instruction
SISurveillance and Intelligence
SISelf Isolation
SISafeguards Information
SISafe Intake
SIStandardization and Interoperability
SISpiritual Intervention (religious doctrine)
SISurveillance Index
SIStraight-In Approach
SISpray Injection
SISergeant Instructor
SISaint Ignatius College Preparatory (San Francisco, California)
SISmoothness Index
SISociety for India (Cornell University)
SISummary Investigation
SIScintillation Index
SISupporting Installation
SISamahang Ilokano (Filipino college organization)
SISolar Inertial
SISupplementary Insulation
SISponsor Identification
SISurveyor Intern
SISport Injected (Honda)
SISimple Interference
SISector Iridectomy (partial removal of the iris of the eye)
SISeptuagint Institute (Trinity Western University, Canada)
SISelective Interchange
SISafety/Site Inspection
SISemiconductor Ignition
SIShadow Instruction (computer instruction set)
SISharma Industries
SISomatosensory Receiving Area (in parietal lobe of cortex)
SISpokane International Railroad Company
SISignaling Intelligence
SISippy International
SINormalized Subthreshold Swing
SISlave Illuminator
SISystems Industries, Incorporated
SISocietatis Iesu, Latin for Society of Jesus, Jesuits (religious order)
SISecretaría Indigenista (Spanish: Indigenous Secertariat)
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It became the first of the basic units of the International System of Units, defined through a fundamental physical constant - the length of a light wave.
In: BIPM: The SI Brochure: The International System of Units (SI).
As consequence, the International Bureau of Weights and Measures added to Table 3, SI derived units with special names and symbols, of the authoritative book The International System of Units (28) a new line:
In 2007 Panama adopted the International System of Units to be officially used, but its implementation will begin in Dec.
Among the activities available for kids on the new website are a search for eight hidden "measurement siblings" to learn about prefixes used in the International System of Units; riddles highlighting NIST achievements during its first century; a hidden picture page; a NIST scrambled word puzzle; a crossword puzzle on measurement; a NIST "metric pyramid" that can be downloaded, cur out, and assembled; and a hunt for 25 hidden words in a "Find NIST in Your Home" word search.
Henceforth, all seven units in the International System of Units, otherwise known as the SI, will no longer be defined by material objects and instead will be defined only by abstract constants of nature.
It is compliant with ISO 8655, CAP, and CLIA guidelines and produces measurements that are traceable to the International System of Units (SI).
Presented in a dictionary style, the resource contains materials organized into 15 major sections including the drug monographs, standard medical abbreviations, calculations, common systems of weights and measures, approximate practical equivalents, international system of units, normal laboratory values, FDA pregnancy categories, controlled substances summary, medical terminology glossary, oral dosage forms not to be crushed or chewed, drug name look-alikes and sound-alikes, discontinued drugs, common abbreviations of chemotherapy regimens, and manufacturer and distributor list.
Summary: ABU DHABI -- After the successful implementation and replacement of gallon with litre for petroleum products in January this year, the UAE government has decided to do away with other ancient measuring units to follow the International System of Units, or SI.
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