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An informal shortening of "sister." Hey, sis, Mom wants you to go inside and clean your room. Thanks for the wonderful gift, sis, it's exactly what I wanted! Do you mind if my little sis tags along?

sis

(sɪs)
n. sister. (Also a term of address and a common pet name for one’s sister.) Come on, sis. We’re going to be late.
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On the other hand, analyzing the SISS showed a significant difference only in the factor of psychological and affective states.
System (1) is said to be uniformly p-ISS or uniformly SISS over a given class of admissible impulsive time sequences S if (2) or 3) holds for every sequence in S with functions [alpha], [beta], [[gamma].sub.c], [[gamma].sub.d] and [[gamma].sub.d] independent of the choice of the sequence.
Data was analyzed to determine the internal consistency of the SISS for this sample.
La complementacion sistemica de las redes de servicios debe darse en varios momentos y niveles, pero dos mecanismos articuladores son insustituibles: 1) el sistema de informacion integrado y que vincula a todos los miembros del SISS y 2) la accion intersectorial, descrita en varios acapites de este texto (33).
The novel's description of Unn's and Siss's first meeting exploits the implications of realist setting and the narrative construct of the locked-room formula.
The effective Young's Modulus in the z direction can be estimated by considering the SISS structure as comprising two cross-sectional areas that are in parallel with each other (11).
One source said there was an acceptance that "We (developing countries) need to shoulder more obligations, but added that what was seriously objected to was the attempt by developed nations to continuously divide the developing countries, the lesser developed countries (LDCs) and the small island states (SISs), who are presently the worst impacted by climate change.
Bill, who often played snooker and darts at the Ex-Servicemen's Club, in Foleshill Road, was married to Sarah, known as Siss, for more than 60 years before her death seven years aged 93.
TECHNOLOGY services company Telent has been awarded a contract by Merseyrail for the maintenance of its Station Information and Surveillance Systems (SISS) across 66 stations.
Among other improvements available in Release 2.2.1 are a New Socket Interface for integrating with external applications; an SSIS Package generation option to Truncate Table on Full Refresh, boosting data loading performance; as well as improved SISS package run-time error diagnosis by associating SQL column names with errors whenever possible.
The first one is due to the fact that the conditions are obtained in terms of Riesz bases of translates of the SISs involved, and it is well known that not every SIS has a Riesz basis of translates.
The arrival of its new lightweight 1.3-litre engine with predictedCO2 emissions of less than 90g/km, developed by Mazda with no Ford involvement, will also see the debut of Smart Idle Stop System (SISS) technology.
The arrival of its new lightweight 1.3-litre engine with predicted CO2 emissions of less than 90g/km, developed by Mazda with no Ford involvement, will also see the debut of Smart Idle Stop System (SISS) technolog y.
Also on the horizon is the Smart Idle Stop System (SISS) that is expected to be introduced into the Mazda3 line-up in 2009.
List of exhibits Reference exhibits All-new Mazda6 European spec (Preview) Mazda Taiki (China premiere) Mazda MX-5 Power Retractable Hard Top (North American spec) Scheduled for sale Freshened Mazda RX-8 (China premiere) Models currently on Mazda2 Jinxiang (sedan) and 5-door hatchback the Chinese market Mazda3 sedan and Sport (five-door hatchback) Mazda5 Mazda6 (sedan, five-door hatchback) Future environmental New Mazda5 Hydrogen RE Hybrid (China premiere) and safety technical Next generation I-4 direct injection gasoline exhibits engine cutaway model Next generation clean diesel engine cutaway model Next generation RENESIS engine cutaway model Smart Idle Stop System (SISS) engine cutaway model Intelligent Transport System (ITS) technology