MASS


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AcronymDefinition
MASSMassachusetts (old style)
MASSIEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems
MASSMassachusetts Association of School Superintendents
MASSMarine Air Support Squadron
MASSMagic Angle Sample Spinning
MASSMathematics Advanced Study Semesters
MASSMobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE conference)
MASSMesoscale Atmospheric Simulation System
MASSMichigan Agricultural Statistics Service
MASSMississippi Association of School Superintendents
MASSMulti-Agent Security and Survivability (IEEE Symposium)
MASSMichigan Aging Services System
MASSMass Area Superior Sampling Technology (NEC)
MASSMathématiques et Sciences Sociales (French: Mathematics and Social Sciences)
MASSModular Aerial Spray System
MASSMedio Ambiente, Salud y Seguridad (Spanish: Environment, Health and Safety)
MASSMobility Analysis Support System
MASSMilitary Airborne Surveillance System
MASSMichigan Association of Staffing Services
MASSMontana Association of School Superintendents (Helena, MT)
MASSMaintenance Automation System Software (FAA)
MASSMICAP Asset Sourcing System
MASSModular Aquatic Simulation System
MASSMaterial Accountability and Safeguards System (Los Alamos)
MASSModern Army Supply System
MASSMaritime Air Surface Surveillance
MASSMaritime Air Sea Surveillance
MASSMaritime Air Surveillance Support
MASSMicro Actuators, Sensors & Systems (Group)
MASSMilitary Airlift Survivability Study
MASSMOBCON Automated Support System
MASSMunicipality of Anchorage Standard Specification
MASSModern, Artistic, Structural, Sustainable (construction)
MASSModular Adaptive Signal Sorter
MASSMinimum Aircraft Systems Performance Specifications
MASSModular Acoustics Simulation System
MASSMedium Acquisition Sun Sensor
MASSMAGIC Automated Data Processing Support System
MASSMulti-Array Simulator/Stimulator
MASSModular Aircraft Support System
MASSMultiline Accuracy Support System (USPS)
MASSMulti Ammunition Softkill System (naval self-defence system; Rheinmetall; Germany)
MASSMassachusetts Anti-Slavery Society (est. 1835)
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Seeing where the head of the monster was, the two men ventured a little further forward, and saw that the hidden mass at the base of the shaft was composed of vast coils of the great serpent's body, forming a base from which the upright mass rose.
By attentively watching, the observer would then have perceived the other molecules of the mass, following the example of this central star, become likewise condensed by gradually accelerated rotation, and gravitating round it in the shape of innumerable stars.
The mass of masonry which served as foundation to the odious edifice was hollow.
But," objected Cambon, "if the people all went to mass every morning, sir, and to confession every week, how would the fields be cultivated?
He bent his head, and a third granite mass sank between his shoulders.
In the midst of this inextricable mass of plants and sea weed, I noticed some charming pink halcyons and actiniae, with their long tentacles trailing after them, and medusae, green, red, and blue.
She must choose, as he said, between the wedding mass and the requiem.
Insensibly this mass of almost annihilated beings became so compact, so deaf, so torpid, so happy perhaps, that Marechal Victor, who had been their heroic defender by holding twenty thousand Russians under Wittgenstein at bay, was forced to open a passage by main force through this forest of men in order to cross the Beresina with five thousand gallant fellows whom he was taking to the emperor.
The glacier's surface is not smooth and level, but has deep swales and swelling elevations, and sometimes has the look of a tossing sea whose turbulent billows were frozen hard in the instant of their most violent motion; the glacier's surface is not a flawless mass, but is a river with cracks or crevices, some narrow, some gaping wide.
Before the sun dipped below the black mass of Kettleness, standing boldly athwart the western sky, its downward was was marked by myriad clouds of every sunset colour, flame, purple, pink, green, violet, and all the tints of gold, with here and there masses not large, but of seemingly absolute blackness, in all sorts of shapes, as well outlined as colossal silhouettes.
I suspect it is owing to a cause which would not at first be imagined, namely, that the whole mass, from the summit to the water's edge, is generally in full view.
Stunned, not alone by the realization of the awfulness of the fate of their rivals, but also by the terrific storm and the effect of the earthquake and the landslide, Tom and his friends remained for a moment gazing toward the mouth of the cavern, now completely out of sight, buried by a mass of broken trees, tangled bushes, rocks and earth.