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FS

In numismatics, an abbreviation meaning "full steps." It is used to describe five-cent coins on which the complete Jefferson Memorial is clearly visible on the reverse. This is somewhat unusual due to wear and tear and may positively affect the value.
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Limited resources forced the measure and also allowed decentralizing some of the services offered by the FSS by opening the market even more to forensic companies that were already making up for 40% of the forensic analyses at the time.
28) He had been a founder member of the FSS and his election to the EFDS General Council thus further strengthened the links between the two societies.
As is well known, the most important performance of FSS is insusceptibility to changes of polarization state, insensitivity of incidence angle and stability of bandwidth.
Now the formulation of scattering to FSS screen at millimetre waves (MMW) range should be considered in detail.
Figure 4 shows the field distribution on the surface of the FSS at 10.
To overcome the disadvantage of the aperture type FSS, a new FSS is introduced, that shows a size reduction for the unit element and a better transmission response as compared to aperture type FSS.
The card can also be used for anything FSS activities offer, from lunch at the bowling center to white water rafting down the Colorado River.
When Crime Prevention Minister James Brokenshire announced last December that it was to wind up the FSS, its case was pure economics, the service was losing pounds 2 million a month and its cash was due to run out within weeks.
Professor Niels Morling, president of the International Society for Forensic Genetics, who co-ordinated the letter, said the appeal to save the FSS had drawn support from scientists around the world.
Winding up the 1,650-strong FSS, which makes an operating loss of pounds 2m per month and was likely to run out of money by January, shows cost" will now determine justice" in the United Kingdom, the Prospect union added.