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PASSPull, Aim, Squeeze, and Sweep (using a fire extinguisher)
PASSProfessional Association for SQL Server
PASSPlan for Achieving Self-Support (US Social Security Administration)
PASSPassim (Latin: throughout)
PASSProfessional Airways Systems Specialists (Union)
PASSPersonal Alert Safety System
PASSPalmetto Assessment of State Standards (South Carolina)
PASSPost Abortion Stress Syndrome
PASSPostdoctoral Application Support Service
PASSPower Analysis and Sample Size
PASSProcurement Automated Source System
PASSPrimary Avionics Software System
PASSPilipino Academic Student Services
PASSPublish and Subscribe Services (Army)
PASSPerformance Analysis of Systems and Software (Symposium)
PASSPlanetarium Activities for Student Success
PASSPlanning, Attention, Simultaneous and Successive Processing (theory of intelligence)
PASSPilipino-Americans in Social Studies (University of California, Irvine)
PASSPrincipal Assessment for Student Success
PASSPersonal Alarm Safety System
PASSPersonalized Automotive Security System (passive automotive anti-theft system)
PASSPay/Personnel Administrative Support System
PASSPost-Authorisation Safety Study
PASSPost Arrest Screening Site
PASSPost Administrative Software Suite (Department of State)
PASSPersonal Assist Secretary System (Xbox)
PASSPatch Antenna with Switchable Slot
PASSPOCC Applications Software Support
PASSPilipino American Student Society
PASSProfiler for Academic Success of Students
PASSPassive Aircraft Status System
PASSPrivate Automatic Switching System
PASSPositive Action School Site
PASSPostaccident Sampling System
PASSPeople Against Sunday Shopping
PASSPassive Space Surveillance
PASSPreview, Ask, Summarize, and Synthesize
PASSParent Awareness of Skills Survey
PASSProduction Automated Scheduling System (method used to schedule jobs to run on a computer)
PASSPosition Aware Safety Systems
PASSPull, Aim, Squeeze, Spray
PASSPublication of the American Sociological Society
PASSPolygraph Assisted Scoring System
PASSParameter Analysis Storage Switch
PASSPortable Aeromagnetic Survey System
PASSPerformance Assessment Support Service
PASSPoly-Silicon Assisted Self-Aligned Selective-Epitaxial-Growth (semiconductor structure)
PASSParked Aircraft Sentry System
PASSPhoto Interpretation Analyst Support System
PASSPull, Aim, Squeeze, Shoot
PASSPerformance Analysis for Surveillance Systems
PASSPressurized Air Starter System
PASSPower Against Second-Hand Smoke
PASSProposal Automated Source System (AMSEC)
PASSProtocol Analyzer, Simulation System
PASSPersonnel Administrative Support Service/System
PASSParameter Analysis and Storage System
PASSProgram Assessment Automated System
PASSPeople against Spice Sales (est. 2011)
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I wonder," said Tom slowly, "if, by any chance, we shall find, through this passage, the lost city we are looking for.
With the high plain that there interposed itself to the further passage of the water, commenced a portage of as many miles, which conducted the adventurer to the banks of the Hudson, at a point where, with the usual obstructions of the rapids, or rifts, as they were then termed in the language of the country, the river became navigable to the tide.
In a short time, I proceeded to remove my family from Clench to this garrison; where we arrived safe without any other difficulties than such as are common to this passage, my wife and daughter being the first white women that ever stood on the banks of Kentucke river.
He tried the door, which yielded to his hand, and was flung wide open by a sudden gust of wind that passed, as with a loud sigh, from the outermost portal through all the passages and apartments of the new house.
And, to say the truth, an appetite, sharpened by the east wind that generally blew along the passage, was the only valuable result of so much indefatigable exercise.
But as my little conductress, with her hair of gold and her frock of blue, danced before me round corners and pattered down passages, I had the view of a castle of romance inhabited by a rosy sprite, such a place as would somehow, for diversion of the young idea, take all color out of storybooks and fairytales.
Another room of much better size might be secured for the purpose; but it was at the other end of the house, and a long awkward passage must be gone through to get at it.
On the return passage across "Freeze-your-Bones," Magdalen preceded him.
At the back of the stage, Raoul had to stop before the inrush of the little troop of ballet-girls who blocked the passage which he was trying to enter.
While we were at Diou, waiting for these vessels, we received advice from Aethiopia that the emperor, unwilling to expose the patriarch to any hazard, thought Dagher, a port in the mouth of the Red Sea, belonging to a prince dependent on the Abyssins, a place of the greatest security to land at, having already written to that prince to give him safe passage through his dominions.
There were too many English or French steamers of the line of Suez to Bombay, Calcutta to Melbourne, and from Bourbon to the Mauritius, furrowing this narrow passage, for the Nautilus to venture to show itself.
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