NIS

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AcronymDefinition
NISNorton Internet Security (Symantec software)
NISNewly Independent States
NISNaval Investigative Service
NISNetwork Information Service (aka Yellow Pages)
NISNationwide Inpatient Sample
NISNetwork Information Services
NISNew Independent States
NISNetwork Information System
NISNew Israeli Shekel (currency in Israel)
NISNippon Ichi Software
NISNuova Italia Scientifica (Italian: New Scientific Italy; book)
NISNational Intelligence Service (various countries)
NISNear-Infrared Spectrometer
NISNational Immunization Survey
NISSodium Iodide Symporter
NISNational Insurance Services (Brookfield, WI)
NISNational Incidence Study (child abuse; US DHHS)
NISNational Integrity System (anti-corruption)
NISNon-Interventional Study (pharmaceutical development)
NISNetwork Infrastructure Services
NISNamo Image Slicer
NISNetwork Information Service
NISNetwork Interconnection Service
NISNorton Internet Security
NISNational Institutes of Statistics (various locations)
NISNational Indicator Set (UK)
NISNational Intelligence Survey
NISNagoya International School (est. 1964; Japan)
NISNegative Ion Source
NISNuclear Information Service (UK)
NISNational Institute of Sports (India)
NISNorwegian International School (Hong Kong)
NISNational Indoor Stadium (Beijing, China)
NISNavigation Information Service (US DoT)
NISNational Intelligence Strategy
NISNational Intelligence System (police incident code; New Zealand)
NISNormally in Stock (merchandise)
NISNot In Stock
NISNational Information System
NISNigeria Immigration Service
NISNot in Service
NISNeighborhood Improvement Services (various locations)
NISNational Information Service (various countries)
NISNational Identity Scheme (UK)
NISNorsk Internasjonalt Skipsregister (Norwegian International Ship Registery)
NISNon-Intrinsically Safe
NISNational Industry Standards (housing)
NISNew Incentive Scheme
NISNishimachi International School (Tokyo, Japan)
NISNetwork Infrastructure Solutions
NISNational Insurance System
NISNonproliferation and International Security division (US DOE)
NISNormal Metal-Insulator-Superconductor (aka Superconductor-Insulator-Normal Metal)
NISNATO Identification System
NISNon-Interactive Sequence (gaming)
NISNational Implementation Strategy
NISNational Intelligence System
NISNuclear Instrumentation System
NISNational Improvement Strategy (UK)
NISNon-Proliferation and International Security
NISNational Input Segment
NISNaval Inspection Service (US Navy)
NISNeurological Impairment Scale
NISNet Income Statement (finance)
NISNATO International Staff
NISNational Insurance Specialists
NISNeighborhood Improvement Strategy
NISNational Integration Services (touchscreen manufacturer)
NISNoise Information System
NISNew Immigrant Study
NISNetwork Integrity Services Ltd (Stockport, Cheshire, UK)
NISNational Imagery System
NISNIMA Information Service
NISNMCS (Non-Mission Capable Status) Information System (US DoD)
NISNational Interdepartmental Seminar
NISNon-Invasive Sampling
NISNestlé Investor Seminar
NISNet Interest Spreads
NISNegotiation Information System
NISNetworked Information Storage
NISNitrogen Inerting System (military aviation, fuel subsystem)
NISNonprofit Insurance Services (Hanover, PA)
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David Cullen, the director of the Nuclear Information Service in the UK, however, said that independent nuclear experts think that the explosion was caused by the  failure of an experimental nuclear-powered cruise missile known in Russia as the 9M730 Burevestnik and by Nato as the SSC-X-9 Skyfall.
Peter Burt from campaign group, Nuclear Information Service, said: "The MoD's ancient and rickety nuclear infrastructure is not up to the job of replacing the Trident nuclear weapons system."
Details were revealed in documents released to the campaign group Nuclear Information Service by the Office for Nuclear Regulation under Freedom of Information legislation.
"We have seen a steady stream of incidents, many low level, but then one or two that have caused more concern," Peter Burt, research manager with the Nuclear Information Service (NIS), told RIA Novosti.
Peter Burt, of the Nuclear Information Service, which campaigns for nuclear safety, said: "The sheer scale of these claims are astonishing, especially given the highly sensitive nature of the complex.
PETER BURT Nuclear Information Service, Southampton Street, Reading
(33) Nuclear Information Service, Hansard on Control of Atomic Weapons Establishment-26th Jan 09, http://www.nuclearinfo.org/view/nuclear+sites/AWE+Aldermaston/a1983.
A report by the campaign group Nuclear Information Service (NIS) said electricity to "virtually the whole of" the site was switched off when it was flooded last July.
The Southampton-based Nuclear Information Service (NIS) works to foster debate on nuclear disarmament and related safety.
But Ms Di McDonald, of the Nuclear Information Service, said: "Any accident of this kind at a nuclear power station is very serious as you never know what the knock-on effects will be on a reactor.
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