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vis

(vɪs)
n, pl vires (ˈvaɪriːz)
power, force, or strength
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Vis.

1. Viscount.
2. Viscountess.

vis.

1. visibility.
2. visual.
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Also in attendance were Dr Amr Abdel Hamid, VISS chairman and director-general of Sharjah Research Academy, and John Butler, State Government of Victoria Commissioner to the Middle East, North Africa, and Turkey.
The VISS follows an Australian curriculum and offers an IB education for its secondary students.
We encourage them to use our classroom observation checklist to guide the discussions we have," said Dr Roderick Crouch, principal of VISS and one of the mentors from the programme.
NAD, the advertising industry's self-regulatory forum, requested substantiation for claims made in internet advertising and other national media for the VISS Intense Pulsed Light Hair Removal Device.
According to the company, the new VISS service provides customers McAfee's two-way firewall, anti-spam, anti-virus and anti-spyware protection tools, as well as the following features: McAfee Active Protection technology; SiteAdvisor technology; Home Network Manager; McAfee Shredder technology; and Updating Protection.
A decent prospect, Hoh Viss is fancied to gain compensation for that defeat and, in the process, supply his backers with some ammunition for the New Year in the Red Square Vodka "Fixed Brush" Novices' Hurdle.
Coby Reynolds, iPad and eLearning Coordinator at VISS, said: "We feel that it is important to involve our parents in all areas of student learning and teaching at VISS, and these workshops have been very valuable for everyone who has been involved."
Roderick Crouch, Principal of VISS. "We were delighted to welcome one of football's most recognizable figures who is one of the greatest football players of all time.
Conversely, depending on what you make of his subsequent runaway Fontwell victory, you could argue that Hoh Viss has already achieved a good deal more.
Mann was hit with the punishment after he doubly-declared Hoh Viss at Leicester and Newbury with the latter his first choice.
Summary: SHARJAH - Students at Victoria International School Sharjah (VISS) gained exceptional results in Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), with many students achieving A and A+ grades in their examinations, across a number of subject areas.
Multimedia semiconductor and solution provider Vimicro International Corporation (Nasdaq:VIMC) announced on Friday that its joint venture Vimicro Electronics Corporation (Vimicro Tianjin) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Video Surveillance System (ViSS) from Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell Ltd Co (ASB).