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ISSInternational Space Station
ISSIssue
ISSInformation Systems Services
ISSInfamous: Second Son (gaming)
ISSInstitute for Security Studies
ISSInternet Security Systems, Inc.
ISSInitial (Execution) Sequence Set
ISSInstitute for Southern Studies
ISSIslands
ISSInformation Systems Security
ISSIstituto Superiore di Sanità (Italian National Institute of Health)
ISSImaging Science Subsystem (NASA Cassini mission)
ISSInstruction and Student Services (various schools)
ISSInstitutional Shareholder Services
ISSInstructional Support Services (various locations)
ISSIdea Star Singer (TV reality show; India)
ISSInstallation Support Services
ISSInjury Severity Score
ISSInferred from Sequence Similarity (gene ontology)
ISSIredell-Statesville Schools (Statesville, NC)
ISSIn-School Suspension
ISSInstruction Set Simulator
ISSIndian Springs School (Shelby, AL)
ISSInternational Superstar Soccer (gaming)
ISSInternational Students and Scholars (various schools)
ISSIllinois State Society
ISSInput-to-State Stability (mathematics)
ISSInternational Summer School (various locations)
ISSIndustry Security Services (defense industry, UK)
ISSInnovative Service Solutions (Florida)
ISSInternational Scientific Symposium (various meanings)
ISSImposto Sobre Serviços (Brazilian tax)
ISSInternal Seminar Series (various organizations)
ISSInstitute of Systems Science (National University of Singapore)
ISSInternational Staging System (myeloma)
ISSIonic Silver Stick (antimcrobial device)
ISSInternational Social Service (Switzerland)
ISSInstituto Sedes Sapientiae (Portuguese; Seat of Wisdom Institute; Brazil)
ISSIron and Steel Society
ISSInvestigative Security Services (various companies)
ISSInstitutt for Sosiologi og Samfunnsgeografi (Norwegian: Department of Sociology and Human Geography)
ISSInteraction Sol Structure (French: Soil Structure Interaction)
ISSInsight Software Solutions, Inc.
ISSIstanbul Street Style (Istanbul, Turkey)
ISSInternational Software Solutions (various locations)
ISSIntegrated Summary of Safety (US FDA)
ISSInformation Services and Systems
ISSInternational Student Survey
ISSIntelligent Security Systems (video technology)
ISSIrish and Scottish Studies (UK)
ISSInternational Seapower Symposium (est. 1969)
ISSInstituto de Seguros Sociales (Colombia)
ISSInternational Security Solutions (Washington, DC)
ISSIntegrated Storage Solution
ISSInactive Shadow Set
ISSImage Symbol Set
ISSIntelligent Storage System
ISSIntel Solutions Summit
ISSIncome Support Supplement
ISSImage Sensor Solutions
ISSIndex Search System
ISSInternet Security Systems
ISSInno Setup Script
ISSIntel Speed Step
ISSInhibit Symmetric Swapping
ISSInitial Send Sequence
ISSIndustry Standard Servers
ISSInternational Schools Services (est. 1955; Princeton, NJ)
ISSInjoy Stewardship Services (church capital campaigns; New York)
ISSInstitute of Sustainability Science (Kyoto University; Japan)
ISSIndustry-Supported Symposia
ISSInternet Security Scanner
ISSIn-Store Special (retail)
ISSInfoseek Software Systems (India)
ISSInstitute of Social Sciences
ISSInformation Security Services
ISSInternational Science School (various locations)
ISSIn-Service Support
ISSInno Setup Script (Windows installer program)
ISSIon Scattering Spectroscopy
ISSInternational Shakuhachi Society (Japanese bamboo flute)
ISSInternational Skeletal Society
ISSInternational Satellite Services (Florida)
ISSIntegrated Systems Solutions
ISSInternational Society of Surgery
ISSIntegrated Service Solutions
ISSIntegrated Solutions & Services, Inc. (various locations)
ISSInformation Software Systems (various locations)
ISSInspection Selection System (roadside inspection software system)
ISSInfoxchange Service Seeker (health directory; Australia)
ISSInside Surface
ISSIntegral Shaft Support
ISSInternational Switching Symposium
ISSInternet Success System (business training)
ISSImprinted Sportswear Shows
ISSI'm So Sure
ISSInstitute of Space Science
ISSIntegrated Sounding System
ISSInternational Shorebird Survey (Manomet Observatory, Manomet, MA)
ISSInformation Systems Support, Inc
ISSIntegrated Safety System
ISSIntegrated Survey System
ISSInternal Security Service (Oman)
ISSIntegrated Sensor System
ISSIntelligence Support System
ISSInformation Systems Staff
ISSInput Shaft Speed
ISSIntegrated Server and Storage (various companies)
ISSInter-Satellite Service
ISSInstructional Systems Specialist
ISSIon Scattering Spectrometry
ISSImmigrant Services Society of British Columbia (Canada)
ISSIntel Solution Services
ISSIntegrated Support System
ISSInstant Start System
ISSInternational School of Singapore
ISSIntegrated Space Systems
ISSInteractive Selling System
ISSIntegrated Support Service
ISSImage Stabilization System
ISSInternational Seismological Summary
ISSImpedance Standard Substrate
ISSInternational School Sosua (Dominican Republic)
ISSInternet Sharing Server
ISSIntelligent Software Solutions, Inc (Raleigh, North Carolina)
ISSIntelligent Sensor Systems (Malardalen University; Sweden)
ISSInstrument Support Structure
ISSInformation Sending Signal
ISSIntegrated Switching System
ISSInterim Supply Support
ISSInternational Survivalist Society
ISSInternet Search Service(s)
ISSIsotonic Saline Solution
ISSInstitute of Statistical Science
ISSIris Spinning Stage (US NASA)
ISSIn Stadium Solutions (Coral Springs, FL)
ISSImmunization Services Support (WHO)
ISSIransk­Svenska Solidaritetsföreningen
ISSInstructional Support System
ISSIntelligence Support Squadron
ISSInstrument Sales and Service, Inc.
ISSInterim Status Standards
ISSIndian Staging Section
ISSIntelligence Systems Secretariat
ISSIsuzu Systems Service (Japan)
ISSImperial Star Ship (Star Trek)
ISSIntermediate Service School
ISSInstitute of Software Systems (various locations)
ISSIsotope Separation System
ISSInformation and Systems Society
ISSInternational Shaw Society (est. 2002)
ISSInformation Sharing Session
ISSInsulin Sliding Scale
ISSInternational Soccer Superstar (video game)
ISSImproved Spread Spectrum (watermarking)
ISSInternational School Seychelles (Mahé, Seychelles)
ISSImage Server System
ISSInput Sub System
ISSInternal Secondary Structure
ISSIntegrated Support Station
ISSInformation Systems Squadron
ISSInternational Sales Support
ISSInertial Survey System
ISSInstitute for State Studies
ISSInternational Sanitary Systems
ISSInteractive Support System
ISSInterservice Supply Support
ISSImage Synthesis Services
ISSIntegrated System Support
ISSInformation Superiority and Sensors
ISSInteractive Survivability Simulation
ISSIntegrated SS7 Signaling
ISSInfrared Surveillance Sensor
ISSIntelligent Server Switch (Apache)
ISSInternational Supply Services (Portsmouth, VA)
ISSInternational Scoring Systems (Paris, France)
ISSInterim Safety Supplement
ISSInfraStructure Systems GmbH (Hanover, Germany)
ISSIntegrated Sealift Study
ISSInventory Support Specialist
ISSIndependent School Services
ISSIncoming Signal Strength
ISSIntegrated Start System
ISSInstitute of Somatic Sciences
ISSIAIPS Support Services
ISSInfinite Server Station
ISSIngleside State School (Gold Coast, Australia)
ISSInvestment Statistical System
ISSInformation Sending Service
ISSInfusion Signaling Server
ISSInternational Settlement System
ISSIntegrated System Schedule
ISSIndirect/Inertial Subsystem
ISSInternal Secondary Storage
ISSInitial Shelf Stock
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References in classic literature ?
With these he held undisputed sway over his insular domains, and carried on intercourse with the chiefs or governors whom he had placed in command of the several islands.
This group is composed principally of nine large islands, that form a band of 120 leagues N.N.S.
When I was at some distance from the pirates, I discovered, by my pocket-glass, several islands to the south-east.
This island, although generally called one of the Marquesas, is by some navigators considered as forming one of a distinct cluster, comprising the islands of Ruhooka, Ropo, and Nukuheva; upon which three the appellation of the Washington Group has been bestowed.
By that time I was very hungry, but after some searching I came upon some eatable herbs, and a spring of clear water, and much refreshed I set out to explore the island. Presently I reached a great plain where a grazing horse was tethered, and as I stood looking at it I heard voices talking apparently underground, and in a moment a man appeared who asked me how I came upon the island.
And Kotick curled up his mustache (it was a beauty) and said, "I am the only white seal that has ever been born on the beaches, and I am the only seal, black or white, who ever thought of looking for new islands."
The geological structure of these islands is in mos respects simple.
The Arrival at Zanzibar.--The English Consul.--Ill-will of the Inhabitants.--The Island of Koumbeni.--The Rain-Makers.--Inflation of the Balloon.--Departure on the 18th of April.--The last Good-by.
If we look to the islands off the American shore, however much they may differ in geological structure, the inhabitants, though they may be all peculiar species, are essentially American.
It was the 6th of November, in the sixth year of my reign - or my captivity, which you please - that I set out on this voyage, and I found it much longer than I expected; for though the island itself was not very large, yet when I came to the east side of it, I found a great ledge of rocks lie out about two leagues into the sea, some above water, some under it; and beyond that a shoal of sand, lying dry half a league more, so that I was obliged to go a great way out to sea to double the point.
And presently the Doctor saw the island they had spoken of.
"Ye wull no be findun' mony Island McGill folk stoppun' un Ameruky?"