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Ems

 (ĕmz, ĕms)
A river of northwest Germany flowing about 370 km (230 mi) to the North Sea at the Netherlands border.

EMS

abbr.
1. electrical muscle stimulation
2. Emergency Medical Service
3. European Monetary System
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Ems

(ɛmz) or

Bad Ems

n
1. (Placename) a town in W Germany, in the Rhineland-Palatinate: famous for the Ems Telegram (1870), Bismarck's dispatch that led to the outbreak of the Franco-Prussian War. Pop: 9666 (2003 est)
2. (Placename) a river in W Germany, rising in the Teutoburger Wald and flowing generally north to the North Sea. Length: about 370 km (230 miles)

EMS

abbreviation for
1. (Economics) European Monetary System
2. (Computer Science) enhanced messaging service: a system used for sending text messages containing special text formatting, animations, etc, to and from mobile phones
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EMS

emergency medical service.
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Translations

EMS

N ABBR =European Monetary SystemSME m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

EMS

[ˌiːɛmˈɛs] n abbr (=European Monetary System) → SME m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

EMS

abbr of European Monetary SystemEWS nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

EMS

[ˌiːɛmˈɛs] n abbr =European Monetary SystemS.M.E. m =Sistema Monetario Europeo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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I also loaded DesqView, a text-based interface, and sometimes used one, sometimes the other, to load my text-based applications from WordPerfect and Lotus.
As far back as the days when Microsoft Windows was called Interface Manager, Microsoft established a connection between the terms of sale of MS-DOS and its graphical interfaces.(19) Microsoft cautioned OEMs against bundling competing multitasking interfaces (such as Quarterdeck's DESQview, VisiCorp's Vision and DRI's GEM) with PC hardware components such as hard disks.
DOSSHELL, DESQview, etc., so you can flip over to it whenever you want to check something.
The tools run on PCs using the DESQview windowing environment.
Codelink is said in the documentation to be compatible with Desqview. Because of the short return period, I recommend that prospective purchasers call the vendor to discuss compatibility, particularly with the office's billing software.
Rick Jackson: The standard workstation in our firm is a 386/33mhz unit with 4 megs of ram, a super VGA monitor, and running multi-tasking software like Desqview or Windows.
Most recently, we added support for Quarterdeck's Desqview package (which will help alleviate the memory problem faced in the DOS environment), the ALA character set and mouse support.
* Multitasking capability--allowing two Focus programs to run simultaneously--is now available through an interface to Desqview software.
BEST-SELLING TITLES: * QEMM ($99.95) Utility/add-on/desk accessory (DOS) * DESQview $(129.95) System/environment (DOS) * DESQview/X ($275) System/environment (DOS)