Bloomsbury English Dictionary: 2nd Edition of Encarta World by Kathy Rooney

By Kathy Rooney

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Full form Certificate of Secondary Education CSEU HUMAN RESOURCES Confederation of Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions CSF MEDICINE cerebrospinal fluid CS gas CHEMISTRY a gas that causes tears, salivation, and painful breathing, used in riot control and warfare (NOTE : The gas is named after the US chemists B. B. Corson and R. W. ) CSIRO TECHNOLOGY Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization CSLIP ONLINE a version of the SLIP protocol that compresses data before it is transmitted, resulting in greater data transfer rate.

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