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PHS

abbr.
Public Health Service
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PHS

(in the US) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Public Health Service
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PHS

or P.H.S.,

Public Health Service.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.PHS - an agency that serves as the office of Surgeon GeneralPHS - an agency that serves as the office of Surgeon General; includes agencies whose mission is to improve the public health
Department of Health and Human Services, Health and Human Services, HHS - the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with health and welfare; created in 1979
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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References in periodicals archive ?
The Super PHS-WLL system enables one antenna to cover a 15-kilometer radius, five times the coverage of conventional personal handy phone (PHS) systems, the officials said.
The Super PHS-WLL system is about 40% cheaper as well as faster to install than fixed wire-based phone systems, they said.
The Super PHS-WLL uses the PHS technology incorporated in microcellular mobile phone services in Japan.