NSF

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AcronymDefinition
NSFNational Science Foundation
NSFNon Sufficient Funds
NSFNot Sufficient Funds (return check reason code)
NSFNational Sanitation Foundation
NSFNational Service Framework (Department of Health UK)
NSFNational Sleep Foundation
NSFNot So Fast
NSFNephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis
NSFNew Single Family (zoning)
NSFNational Security Forum
NSFNot Safe For
NSFNational Sanitation Foundation International (Ann Arbor, MI)
NSFNorsk Sykepleierforbund (Norwegian Nurses League)
NSFNorth South Foundation (est. 1989)
NSFN-Ethylmaleimide-Sensitive Fusion (protein)
NSFNo Significant Findings
NSFNorges Standardiseringsforbund
NSFNaval Support Facility
NSFN-Ethylmaleimide-Sensitive Factor (aka N-Ethylmaleimide-Sensitive Fusion Protein)
NSFNorway, Sweden, Finland (in order, left to right)
NSFNationalsocialistisk Front (Swedish neo-Nazi political party)
NSFNon-Stop Forwarding
NSFNatural Solutions Foundation (est. 2004)
NSFNotes Storage Facility
NSFNon Standard Facilities
NSFNo Sector Found
NSFNes Sound Format
NSFNon Stop Forwarding
NSFNetwork Supervisory Function
NSFnot Specified
NSFNorges Speiderforbund (Norwegian: Norwegian Scout Association)
NSFNational Sports Festival
NSFNational Strike Force (US Coast Guard)
NSFNorges Seilforbund (Norway)
NSFNational Standard Format
NSFNet Square Foot
NSFNon-Standard Facilities
NSFNorth Sea Fleet (China)
NSFNational Schizophrenia Fellowship (UK)
NSFNederlandse Sport Federatie
NSFNational Sport Federation (Canada)
NSFNational Service Full-Time (Singapore conscription)
NSFNeighborhood Street Fund (Seattle, WA)
NSFNaval Surface Fire
NSFNational Sports Foundation
NSFNon-Senate Faculty (California)
NSFNuclear Storage Facility
NSFNotes Storage Facility (Lotus Notes)
NSFNew Student Forum
NSFNational Stud Farm (horses; Malaysia)
NSFNorges Sjakkforbund (Norwegian Chess Association)
NSFNorges Svømmeforbund (Norwegian Swimming Federation)
NSFNational Storytelling Festival
NSFNational Stakeholders Forum
NSFNorwegian Sale Form (shipping industry)
NSFNear Side Front (automotive suspension)
NSFNorsk Sjømannsforbund (Norwegian Sailors League)
NSFNaga Students' Federation (UK)
NSFNetwork Specific Facility (ISDN)
NSFNatural Selection Foods LLC (San Juan Bautista, California)
NSFNaval Stock Fund (US Navy)
NSFNon-Stock Fund
NSFNES (Nintendo Entertainment System) Sound File (file extension)
NSFName Search File
NSFNintendo Sound File
NSFNeedy Student Fund
NSFNorsk Sveiseteknisk Forbund (Norwegian Association for Welding Engineering)
NSFNuclear Structure Facility (Daresbury Laboratory, Cheshire, UK, now closed;
NSFNorsk Statistisk Forening (Norwegian Statistical Society)
NSFNorsk Selvhjelpsforum (Norwegian Self-help Forum)
NSFNational Secessionist Forces (gaming)
NSFNavy Stock Fund
NSFNorsk Sosiologforening (Norwegian Association of Sociologists)
NSFName Search Facility
NSFNorthwest Secessionist Forces (Deus-Ex game)
NSFNorth Shore Frogmen (Beverly, Massacusetts scuba club)
NSFNederlandse Strandzeil Federatie
NSFNorsk Speider Forbund (Norwegian Scout Association)
NSFNorsk Statsvitenskapelig Forening (Norway)
References in classic literature ?
It happened that Kit had been running too, though not so fast, and having the start of them by some few minutes, was a good distance ahead.
Together, therefore, they proceeded directly thither; but not so fast as Mr Jones desired; for his guide unfortunately happened to be lame, and could not possibly travel faster than a mile an hour.
"Not so fast, sir; how do you know that I would not rather defer our marriage for some years?
And when he made that he was weak of his sickness, and stumbled and walked not so fast as they walked, they laid their lashes upon him till he screamed with pain and discovered new strength.
"Babble not so fast, man," quoth Umslopogaas, "or if you must babble, speak those words which you would say ere you bid the sun farewell."
"Not so fast, your worship!" she retorted, clapping her hands.
Not so fast. Lie down again and tell me who she was."
He had no sooner given his father these raisins but I saw him come out of the boat, and run away as if he had been bewitched, for he was the swiftest fellow on his feet that ever I saw: I say, he ran at such a rate that he was out of sight, as it were, in an instant; and though I called, and hallooed out too after him, it was all one - away he went; and in a quarter of an hour I saw him come back again, though not so fast as he went; and as he came nearer I found his pace slacker, because he had something in his hand.
'You wretch,' cried he, 'you shall soon learn what it is to shudder, for you shall die.' 'Not so fast,' replied the youth.
"I was trying to help one man who said 'Not so fast mate, I've lost my foot'".
Not so fast. It doesn't take a Harvard degree to see that Probioslim won't help you lose weight.
Most important, the gene must have mutated fast enough to be distinguishable from species to species, but not so fast that it differs greatly among individuals within a species.