AIS

AIS or ais can mean:-

As a word

*The Ais were a Native American tribe living on the Atlantic coast of Florida, United States which had completely disappeared by the mid-18th Century.
*Plural of ai (disambiguation page) or AI (Artificial Intelligence).

As a three-letter abbreviation

Organizations

* Atlanta International School, a private school located in Atlanta, Georgia, United States
* Advanced Info Service, Thailand's largest GSM mobile phone operator
* American International School, a name common to several schools in a variety of countries
* American Internet Services, a colocation and ISP based in San Diego, California, United States
* Australian International School, a name common to several schools in a variety of countries
* Amity International School, a group of schools found in India
* "Armée islamique du salut" (Islamic Salvation Army), the former military wing of the Islamic Salvation Front in Algeria
* Association for Information Systems, an international professional organization
* Australian Information Service, a former Australian governmental organization, disbanded in 1986
* Australian Institute of Sport, an Australian educational institution headquartered in Canberra
* Aviatsionnaya Ispitatelnaya Stantsiya, a Russian naval aviation station which produced aircraft during World War I
* Akademio Internacia de la Sciencoj San Marino, a scientific association/university
* Association of Interior Suppliers, a UK based trade organisation for suppliers, contractors and architects working in the commercial interiors market.

oftware and technology

* Accounting information system, the system of records a business keeps to maintain its accounting system
* Aeronautical Information Service, information for air navigation, e.g. EAD, Aeronautical Information Publication, NOTAM, etc.
* Automatic Identification System, navigation system for locating, identificating and tracking vessels (ships).
* Alarm indication signal, a signal transmitted by a system that is part of a communications link to let the receiver know that some part of the link has failed. Some types of AIS signals are:
** Alarm indication signal path (AIS-P)
** Alarm indication signal line (AIS-L)
* Application Interface Specification, a technical specification defined by the Service Availability Forum
* Artificial Immune System
* Automated Intercept System, a telecommunications system that typically plays the automated Intercept message error messages in the public telephone system (e.g. "The number you have reached has been disconnected...")
* Automated information system
* Active Interface Shoe, a technology featured on most modern Sony Handycams for connecting peripherals

Biology

* Androgen insensitivity syndrome
* Abbreviated injury scale, a six-point measure of injury devised by the AAAM, running from 1 (minor) to 6 (fatal)

Other uses

* Arorae Island Airport, Arorae, Kiribati (IATA code)
* The Apples in Stereo


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  • ais — [ ɛ ] n. m. • 1160; lat. axis ♦ Vx Planche. Mod. Planchette de bois (recouverte d étoffe, de peau), utilisée pour les plats des reliures médiévales. ♢ Techn. Plaque rectangulaire en bois ou en carton destinée à la mise en presse d un livre à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • -ais — ⇒ AIS, AISE, OIS, OISE, suff. Formateur à partir de subst., d adj. indiquant l origine. A. Emploi adjectif du dérivé 1. [La base est un nom propre de lieu] a) De pays ais, aise : albanais, albanaise « de l Albanie » anglais, anglaise « de l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ais — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ais — AIS. s. m. Planche de bois. Ais de chêne, de hêtre, de sapin. Ais de six pieds, de neuf pieds, de douze pieds. Faire des ais. Scier des ais. Scieur d ais. Cloison d ais. [b]f♛/b] On appelle Ais de bateau, Des ais qui ont servi à la coustruction d …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • ais — AIS. s. m. Planche de bois. Ais de chesne, de hestre, de sapin. ais de bateau. ais de six, de neuf, de douze pieds. faire des ais. scier des ais. scieur d ais. plancheier d ais. cloison d ais. On appelle en termes de jeu de paume, Un coup d ais,… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • ais — ais·chro·la·treia; ais·ling; ais·sor; ais·top·o·da; ren·ais·sant; ais; ais·to·pod; ren·ais·sance; …   English syllables

  • ais — Ais, Asser, Axis. Ais scié, Tabula. Un ais debout, comme sont ceux des cloisons, Asser arrectarius. Ais de bois de fente, ou de sciage, une membrure, une planche, Asser, asseris, Assamenta, assamentorum. Joindre des ais ensemble, Coassare. Paver… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Ais — steht für in der Medizin: Amnioninfektionssyndrom, ein Infektion, die während Schwangerschaft oder Geburt auftreten kann. Abbreviated Injury Scale, eine Bewertungsskala für die Überlebenswahrscheinlichkeit bei definierten Verletzungen nach… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • AIS — steht für in der Medizin: Amnioninfektionssyndrom, ein Infektion, die während Schwangerschaft oder Geburt auftreten kann. Abbreviated Injury Scale, eine Bewertungsskala für die Überlebenswahrscheinlichkeit bei definierten Verletzungen nach… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ais — Ais, in der Musik das durch ♯ erhöhte A. Als dur Akkord = ais. cisis. eis; Ais moll Akkord = ais. cis. eis; Als moll Tonart (ital. la ♯ [diesi] minore, franz. la ♯ [diese] mineur, engl. A [sharp] minor) mit sieben vorgezeichneten Kreuzen, s.… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon


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