POS


POS

POS, Pos or PoS may refer to:

Contents

Business

  • Point of sale, the location where a business transaction occurs
    • POS terminal, a device by which sales transactions can be directly debited to the customer's bank account

Health and medicine

Linguistics

  • Part of speech, the role that a word or phrase plays in a sentence
  • Piece of shit, a profanity saying something is of poor quality or broken, can also refer to a contemptible person.
  • POS, Sayula Popoluca (ISO 639-3 language code), an indigenous language spoken in Veracruz, Mexico

Music

  • P.O.S, Stefan Alexander (b. 1981), a musical artist based in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Pain of Salvation, a Swedish progressive metal band
  • Paavo Siljamäki, a Finnish trance musician
  • Posdnuos, Kevin Mercer (b. 1969), a hip-hop artist from New York, best known for being one-third of the hip hop trio De La Soul

Places

Technology

Software

  • P/OS, the Professional Operating System sold by Digital Equipment Corporation for their PRO-300, PRO-350, and PRO-380 PDP-11-compatible line of personal computers
  • Packet over SONET/SDH, a communications protocol for transferring packets over fiber networks
  • Perq Operating System, operating system for PERQ workstations
  • Proceedings of Science, an electronic publishing service for proceedings of scientific conferences

Transportation

Other uses

  • Phi Omega Sigma, a Greek name for 5 different student organizations
  • Priory of Sion, a fictitious secret society
  • Product of Sums, a canonical form in boolean algebra
  • Public open space in planning

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  • pos — en pos. Esta locución se usa hoy seguida de un complemento con de, con valor preposicional análogo a tras (‘en seguimiento de o en busca de’): «Llevo muchos años en pos de la verdad» (Cerezales Escaleras [Esp. 1991]). El complemento puede ser un… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • poş — POŞ, poşuri, s.n. Poştie1. – et. nec. Trimis de oprocopiuc, 04.04.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  POŞ s. v. poştă. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  poş s. n., pl. póşuri Trimis de siveco, 10.08.200 …   Dicționar Român

  • pós- — pref. 1. Exprime a noção de momento posterior (ex.: pós data, pós laboral). 2. Exprime a noção de localização ou espaço posterior (ex.: pós palato).   ‣ Etimologia: latim post, depois de   • Nota: É sempre seguido de hífen. Cf. pos …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • POS — 1. 〈Abk. für engl.〉 Point of Sale (Ort des Verkaufs) 2. 〈DDR; Abk. für〉 Polytechnische Oberschule; →a. Oberschule * * * POS [pe:|o: |ɛs], die; , (DDR): polytechnische Oberschule (allgemeinbildende Schule der Klassen 1 bis 10). * * * POS …   Universal-Lexikon

  • pos|er — pos|er1 «POH zuhr», noun. a person who poses, especially a poseur. ╂[< pos(e)2 + er1] pos|er2 «POH zuhr», noun. 1. a very puzzling problem or question. 2. Archaic. a person who examines by questions. ╂[< …   Useful english dictionary

  • POS — puede referirse a: pos o post : prefijo con el significado de posterior, después de. Por ejemplo, posimpresionismo. Point of sale: Abreviatura de punto de venta en inglés. Aeropuerto Internacional de Piarco, un aeropuerto ubicado en Trinidad y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Pos. — Pos. 〈Abk. für〉 Position (in einer Warenliste) * * * Pos. = ↑ Position. * * * Pos. = Position …   Universal-Lexikon

  • POS — written abbreviation for point of sale * * * POS UK US noun [C, usually singular] ► COMMERCE, MARKETING WRITTEN ABBREVIATION for POINT OF SALE(Cf. ↑point of sale) …   Financial and business terms

  • pos — pos, posuri, s.n. (înv.) altoi; răsad; plantă. Trimis de blaurb, 16.10.2006. Sursa: DAR  pos ( suri), s.n. – Batic. – var. Banat poşe. tc. (bg.) poş, sb. poša (Tiktin; Candrea). Trimis de blaurb, 29.08.2008. Sur …   Dicționar Român

  • POS — (англ. point of sale «точка продажи») чаще всего это означает автоматизированное рабочее место кассира, оборудованное аппаратно программным комплексом (POS терминал) или чисто аппаратным (POS система), в состав которого входят различные составные …   Банковская энциклопедия


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