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AcronymDefinition
AVsAvalanche (Colorado Avalanche hockey team)
AVSAuxiliaires de Vie Scolaire (French: Auxiliary of Life School)
AVSAlpenverein Südtirol (Mountaineering and Climbing Federation of South Tyrol)
AVSA Votre Service (French: At Your Service; various organizations)
AVSA Vida Secreta (Portuguese: The Secret Life; website)
AVSAdult Verification Service
AVSAcid Volatile Sulfide
AVSAviation Systems
AVSAvionics System
AVSAssociate Value Specialist (engineering certification)
AVSAir Valve Secondary (carburetor)
AVSAssociation for Volunteer Services (Lebanon)
AVSAdvanced Voting Solutions Inc
AVSAvionics Technician (Canadian Air Force)
AVSAviation Supply Ship
AVSAutomatic Verification System
AVSAvalanche Style (California Avalanche Club)
AVSAuburn Village School (Auburn, New Hampshire)
AVSAivan Sama (Finnish)
AVSAmerican Violet Society (Yukon, Pennsylvania)
AVSAudiovisual Squadron (US Air Force Aerospace Audiovisual Service)
AVSArbitrarily Varying Source
AVSAuto Voltage Select (power supplies)
AVSArmy Veterinary Service
AVSAeromedical Visual Standards
AVSAffordable Virtual Servers (Australia)
AVSAbrasion Value Steel (engineering/geology)
AVSAudit Verification System
AVSAsociación Vida Sana (Spanish: Fitness Association)
AVSAssociation Vacances Sélestat (French: Holidays Association Selestat; est. 1947; Selestat, France)
AVSArt and Visual Services
AVSAddress Verification Services
AVSAmerican Vegan Society (Malaga, NJ)
AVSAddress Verification System
AVSAirborne Video Surveillance
AVSAmerican Vacuum Society
AVSAdvanced Video System
AVSAdvanced Visual Systems
AVSAdvanced Visualization System
AVSAudio Video Systems, Inc.
AVSAccording to Various Sources
AVSAge Verification Service (used on adult sites)
AVSAsian Variety Show (US TV show)
AVSAnimal and Veterinary Science
AVSAutomated Vehicle Scheduling (software)
AVSActive Virus Shield (software)
AVSAdaptive Voltage Scaling
AVSAudio Video Coding Standard (China)
AVsAir Velocity
AVSApplication Visualization System
AVSAnti-Virus Software
AVSArya Vaidya Sala (Indian hospital; aka Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sala; also seen as KAVS)
AVSAnti-Vibration System
AVSAdditional Value Shares
AVSA Virtual Solution
AVSAvailability Status (airline reservation systems)
AVSAmerican Viola Society
AVSApplied Vegetation Science
AVSAudio Visual Stimulation
AVSAssurance Vieillesse et Survivants (French)
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The new theory could be a breakthrough in understanding what is going on at the very moment when an avalanche begins," says University of Edinburgh physicist Joachim Heierli, lead author of the study.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police said the men probably triggered the avalanche when they entered a remote area near West Bowl, Whistler, marked "permanently closed".
Six periods have been played in this Western Conference semifinal playoff series, and in five of them, the Colorado Avalanche has served as the proverbial bug against the Mighty Ducks' windshield.
In our November issue, citations attributing several of the quotations in Gwen Allen's article "In on the Ground Floor: Avalanche and the SoHo Art Scene, 1970-1976" were omitted.
Parks Canada has developed a new set of Avalanche Terrain Ratings, to be used with the daily Avalanche Bulletins, to assist people in assessing the risks and making planning judgments regarding back country trips.
A cubic meter (35 cubic feet) of snow that's been sitting on the ground for a while would weigh about 300 kilograms (661 pounds)," says avalanche scientist Karl Birkeland, of the National Forest Service.
According to the Colorado Avalanche Information Center, 327 people died in avalanches in the United States between 1985 and 2001, an average of 20 a year.
Avalanche was released because of its hard white grain color and excellent adaptation for dryland production in eastern Colorado and the west-central Great Plains.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-2 January 2002-Swedes suspected of causing avalanche in Switzerland (C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The Chevrolet Avalanche is General Motors' attempt to simultaneously enter and dominate the nascent sport utility truck (SUT) market.