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ICS

abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Indian Civil Service

-ics

a suffix of nouns that denote a body of facts, knowledge, principles, etc., usu. corresponding to adjectives ending in -ic or -ical: ethics; physics; politics; tactics.
[pl. of -ic, representing Latin -ica]
usage: Nouns ending in -ics that name fields of study, sciences, arts, professions, or the like are usu. not preceded by an article and are used with a singular verb: Acoustics (the science) deals with sound. Politics (the art of government) fascinates me. In certain uses, often when preceded by a determiner like the, his, her, or their, most of these nouns can take a plural verb: The acoustics (the sound-reflecting qualities) of the hall are splendid. Their politics (political opinions) have antagonized everyone.

ICS

International College of Surgeons.
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In children 12-18 years with moderate persistent asthma (step 3), the authors recommended a combination of low-dose ICA and a long-acting [beta.sub.2]-agonist (LABA), while children 6-11 years should receive a medium dose of ICS; other considerations for school-aged children include a medium-high dose of ICS, a low-dose combination of ICS and LTRA, or low-dose ICS together with theophylline.
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Recalling our NATOPS knowledge, we discussed that the lost ICS crew station may be switched to an emergency mode of EM-1 or EM-2 to talk on radios one or two, respectively, and communicate with other crew members with the push-to-talk emergency ICS.
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D/2534/ics dated 20-09-13, PU ICS senior clerk Muhammad Iqbal received a message from a guard about some visitor at the main entrance of the ICS, when Iqbal reached there an IJT activist handed over Iqbal a wrapped pink tissue paper with the message, "there is something for you because what you are".
San Jose, CA, June 06, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Integrated Communication Systems (ICS) (www.ics-integration.com) announced today that it has been designated as an authorized Christie Digital dealer, serving Silicon Valley and Northern California.
Analogue ICs designer and manufacturer austriamicrosystems (SIX:AMS) announced on Thursday two new additions to its Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) IC family for improved hearing in noisy environments.
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In asthmatic children, treatment with fluticasone plus salmeterol is associated with fewer serious exacerbations and lower medical costs compared to the use of an inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) plus montelukast.