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WS

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for SAMOA.

WS

1. See: Warrant.

2. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Independent State of Samoa. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Samoan bank accounts.

3. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Samoa. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Samoa. Each Samoan district has its own code with the prefix "WS." For example, the code for the District of Atua is ISO 3166-2:WS-AT

WS

Used on the consolidated tape to indicate a warrant: G.WS 23.50.