MOS

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MOSMonths
MOSMilitary Occupational Specialty (US Army)
MOSMetal-Oxide Semiconductor
MOSMicrosoft Office Specialist
MOSMean Opinion Score
MOSMinistry of Sound (London Night Club)
MOSMuseum of Science (Boston, MA)
MOSMan of Steel (aka The Man of Steel; also seen as TMOS)
MOSMan On the Street (type of interview)
MOSMargin of Safety
MOSManual of Style
MOSMates of State (band)
MOSMy Oracle Support (software)
MOSMambo Open Source
MOSMiracle of Science (science fiction)
MOSMaterial On Site
MOSMedical Outcomes Study
MOSMoment of Silence
MOSMotorways of the Sea (EU)
MOSModel Output Statistics
MOSMeasure of Success (Joint Commission; Oakbrook Terrace, IL)
MOSMetal Oxide Semiconductor
MOSMagneto Optic Storage
MOSMultiuser Operating System
MOSMobile Office Support
MOSMission Operation System
MOSMaster Operating System
MOSMinimum Operating System
MOSManaged Objects
MOSMultiprogramming Operating System
MOSModular Optical Scanner
MOSMobile Office System
MOSMobile Office Suite
MOSManagement Operating System
MOSMetal-Oxide-Silicon
MOSMotor Operated Switch
MOSMade of Steel
MOSMission Operations System (US NASA)
MOSMilitary One Source (US DoD)
MOSMember of the Opposite Sex
MOSMedical Office Specialist
MOSMaryland Ornithological Society (Baltimore, MD)
MOSMobile Operating System
MOSMaintenance Operations Squadron
MOSMother of Sorrows (New York Catholic school)
MOSMulti-Object Spectrograph
MOSMarine Observation Satellite
MOSMom over Shoulder (texting; aka Mother over Shoulder)
MOSMacintosh Operating System
MOSMedia Object Server
MOSMulti-Object Spectrometer
MOSMinimum Operable Segment (rail transit construction planning; various locations)
MOSMarried out of Society (Quaker religion)
MOSMultimedia Operating System (First Virtual Corporation)
MOSMu Online Server
MOSMember of the Service (NYPD Sworn Officer)
MOSMonthly Oil and Gas Statistics (database)
MOSMake Out Session
MOSMatter of Size
MOSManual of Standards
MOSMedical Office Software, Inc. (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
MOSMonthly Operational Summary
MOSManaged Office Solutions (UK)
MOSMember of Service (police)
MOSMittelstandskinder Ohne Strom (band, German: Middle-Class Children Without Energy)
MOSMichigan Office Solutions (est. 1957)
MOSMission of Service
MOSMajor Orthopedic Surgery
MOSMinimum Operating Strip
MOSMic-O-Say (Honor Camping Society of the Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America)
MOSMic-O-Say (Tribe)
MOSMargin on Services (insurance)
MOSMIDS on Ship (Multifunctional Information Distribution System)
MOSMethod of Statement
MOSMode Of Shipment
MOSMini Operating System
MOSMajor Operating System
MOSMulti-Beam Optical Sensor
MOSMichael O'Neal Singers (Roswell, GA)
MOSMarineoperationsschule (German Navy school)
MOSMother of Our Savior (Detroit, MI grade school, now defunct)
MOSMilitary Occupation Skill
MOSMassachusetts Orchid Society
MOSMethod Of Supply
MOSMichigan Orchid Society (Ann Arbor, MI)
MOSMobility Operations School
MOSMy Own Science (education program)
MOSMilitary Operations Specialist (FAA)
MOSMetal Oxide Substrate
MOSManaged Operations Services (various companies)
MOSMountain Ocean Sea (Japanese burger chain)
MOSMaintenance Out of Service
MOSManually Operated Switch (railroads)
MOSMaritime Observation Satellite
MOSMinimum Operating Standard
MOSMotion Omit Sound (TV term for silent film or tape)
MOSMute on Sound
MOSManned Orbital Station
MOSMinimum Operational Sensitivity
MOSMaintenance Override Switch
MOSMarked Out of Stock
MOSManagement Operations Staff
MOSMarine Occupational Standard
MOSManual Observing System
MOSMilitary Oceanography Subcommittee
MOSMit Out Sprechen/Sound (without speech; German/English movie term for shot without dialog)
MOSMapping Ocean Sanctuaries (Center for Image Processing in Education)
MOSMalibu Orchid Society, Inc.
MOSMeasure Of Suitability/Stability
MOSMadonna of the Streets
MOSMinus Optical Strip (acting)
MOSMANTIS (Multimodal Networks of In-Situ Sensors) Operating System (open source software)
MOSMaterial Ordering Schedule
MOSModulated Orthogonal Sequence
MOSMaterials Ordering System
MOSMilitary Obligated Service
MOSMorph Operating System
MOSMultifunctional Operator System
MOSMonitor Only Stations
MOSMultiplex Out of Sync (Hekimian)
MOSMovable Oil Saturation
MOSMain Object Size
MOSMission Operational Specialty
MOSManually Out of Service
MOSModine Operating System (Modine Manufacturing Co.)
MOSModetti Office Services (Singapore)
References in classic literature ?
A moment of silence follows; and, in that moment, the vision has changed.
A moment of silence ensued, and then was heard the rustling of leaves and crackling of twigs like the coming of many men; and forth from the glade burst a score or two of stalwart yeomen, all clad in Lincoln green, like Robin, with good Will Stutely and the widow's three sons at their head.
A moment of silence followed this triple proposal; it was at last broken by the president.
LEFT by ourselves, there was a moment of silence among us.
There was half a moment of silence, imme- diately interrupted by the droning voice of the salaried cicerone:
After a moment of silence employed by Milady in observing the young man who listened to her, Milady continued her recital.
The moment of silence and lighting of the candle were perfectly observed and conducted by the pupils and staff.
My colleagues right now are doing a moment of silence in the House of Representatives chambers.
On this day, all CBP personnel stood side by side along the primary CBP processing line and observed a moment of silence for the nearly 3,000 men and women who perished in the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
This moment of silence will be held simultaneously, at the same time at 11:15 am, in all the Bars of Pakistan, including Supreme Court, Pakistan Bar Council, Bar Councils of Sindh, Punjab, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhawa, High Court Bar Associations of Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Balochistan, Peshawar, Multan, Abbottabad, DI Khan, Swat, Hyderabad, Sukkur and District Bars of Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore,
Pakistan Bar Council, Presidents of High Court Bars as well as all the District Bars of the country are in touch with President SCBA Ali Zafar The President of SCBA will hold the demonstration in Islamabad while the Presidents of the respective Bars will hold the moment of silence in their respective Bars throughout Pakistan.
At the Pasteur hospital, where many are being treated, emergency responders and other medical personnel gathered in the courtyard for the moment of silence.