DIMS


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
AcronymDefinition
DIMSDimensions
DIMSDoes it Make Sense
DIMSDisorder of Initiating and Maintaining Sleep (insomnia)
DIMSData Information Management System
DIMSDaily Intentions Message
DIMSDépannage Installation Maintenance Service (French: Installation Maintenance Service Repairs)
DIMSDansk Idrætsmedicinsk Selskab (Denmark)
DIMSDoom Induced Motion Sickness
DIMSDSCS Integrated Management System
DIMSDrilling Information Management System
DIMSDigital Image Management System (radiology)
DIMSDynamic Importance Sampling
DIMSDocument Information Management System
DIMSDifficulty in Maintaining Sleep
DIMSDeficiency Item Management System
DIMSDirectory Information Management System
DIMSDefense Integrated Management System
DIMSDNA-based Immunomodulatory Sequence (pharmaceutical products under development)
DIMSDharani International Management Studies (India)
References in classic literature ?
Well I know, now, this dim lake of Auber -- This misty mid region of Weir: -- Well I know, now, this dank tarn of Auber -- This ghoul-haunted woodland of Weir."
The clouds scarce dim the water's sheen, The moon-bathed islands wanly show, And sweet words falter to and fro -- Though the great River rolls between.
There was a slight noise from the direction of the dim corner where the ladder was.
What strange developments of humanity, what wonderful advances upon our rudimentary civilization, I thought, might not appear when I came to look nearly into the dim elusive world that raced and fluctuated before my eyes!
Her light had not yet reached the harbor, the further side of which was shadowy and suggestive, with dim coves and rich glooms and jewelling lights.
Then into the forest little Annie went; and as she passed along the dim, cool paths, the wood-flowers smiled up in her face, gay squirrels peeped at her, as they swung amid the vines, and doves cooed softly as she wandered by; but none could answer her.
The night-wind rustled through the boughs, rocking the flowers to sleep; the wild birds sang their evening hymns, and all within the wood grew calm and still; paler and paler grew the purple light, lower and lower drooped little Annie's head, the tall ferns bent to shield her from the dew, the whispering pines sang a soft lullaby; and when the Autumn moon rose up, her silver light shone on the child, where, pillowed on green moss, she lay asleep amid the wood-flowers in the dim old forest.
They seemed to cast black shadows over all around, to dim the sunshine, blight the flowers, and drive away all bright and lovely things; while rising slowly round her Annie saw a high, dark wal], that seemed to shut out everything she loved; she dared not move, or speak, but, with a strange fear at her heart, sat watching the dim shapes that hovered round her.
0350 Internal Dims: 50.8 X 50.8 X 50.8 Cm (20.00" X 20.00" X 20.00")
DiMS! employees have joined EFI's Productivity Software MIS/ERP group.
KEY SPECS: The company asserts the drivers consistently dim to nearly zero light output, which closely matches dimming of incandescent bulbs
Once avidin binds the quencher, it would no longer get close enough to the polymer to dim flourescence, they predicted.