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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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30) The FSS committee decided to send Frederick Keel to the meeting as their representative.
The Government-owned FSS, has announced the Northumbria force was one of four pilot areas chosen to use the breakthrough development called DNAboost
4 which specifically provides that FAR part 19 (Small Business Programs) does not generally apply to orders placed against FSS contracts.
Similarly, in 1999, when attempts were made to extend the FSS pricing schedule to the Medicare population we estimated that extending discounted government prices for pharmaceuticals to the Medicare population would increase the VA's annual pharmaceutical costs by $500-600 million.
government-wide assistance contracts that are currently in FTS will be combined into FSS contract development centers.
Now the FSS has offered to help identify the remains of Britons, using the latest DNA techniques.
With FSS, an advanced sensor within the dryer detects high heat or fire conditions, which then activates a water jet to extinguish the flames.
But Prospect - the main union at FSS said the announcement came as a "bolt out of the blue" for the forensic scientists they represented now left pondering their futures and that the decision would "make a mockery of the criminal justice system".
Northumbria police, which pioneered Operation Phoenix the successful cold case sex crimes inquiry working with the FSS, is now one of four pilot force areas for DNAboost.
Winding up the 1,650-strong FSS, which makes an operating loss of pounds 2m per month and is likely to run out of money by January, shows cost "will now determine justice in the UK", the Prospect union said.