Definitions for "MSS"
see Landsat MSS above
Multispectral Scanner. Device on board the LANDSAT polar orbiters which senses visible portions of the EM spectrum. Ground coverage 185 km Maximum scan angle +-5.78 degrees IFOV 0.086 mrad Ground resolution (nadir) 79 m Ground resolution 79.5 m along track (Maximum off-nadir) 80 m across track Channels (um) 0.5 - 0.6 0.5 - 0.7 0.7 - 0.8 0.8 - 1.0 Data precision 6 or 7 bits
Multispectral Scanner (Landsat instrument)
Keywords:  mtu, winsock, mtbf, header, segment
The Maximum Segment Size ( MSS) is the largest quantity of data that can be transmitted at one time. If you want to prevent local fragmentation MSS would equal MTU-IP header.
Maximum Segment Size (Ethernet)
(Maximum Segment Size) defines the largest segment of TCP (Transfer Control Protocol) data that the Winsock is prepared to receive. When a connection is established, the two ends agree to use the smaller of each end's value. Because headers are typically 40 bytes, MSS is usually 40 less than the MTU (Maximum Transmission Unit). MTBF
Municipal Strategic Statement. prepared by each Local Government to describe future planning for a municipality and is a requirement of the VPP.
Military Security Service (Republic of Vietnam)
Military Situation Summary MTI Moving Target Indicator
the purpose of either making the work their own or preserving what they naturally regard as divine revelations, later writers reverently and accurately copy whatever marks they find upon the papyrus or parchment, to the unspeakable enhancement of the lucidity of the thought and value of the work. Writers contemporary with the copyists naturally avail themselves of the obvious advantages of these marks in their own work, and with such assistance as the flies of their own household may be willing to grant, frequently rival and sometimes surpass the older compositions, in respect at least of punctuation, which is no small glory. Fully to understand the important services that flies perform to literature it is only necessary to lay a page of some popular novelist alongside a saucer of cream-and-molasses in a sunny room and observe "how the wit brightens and the style refines" in accurate proportion to the duration of exposure.
manuscripts - more than one manuscript. See "MS" for further description.
Term used for a manuscript or document of any description
Short for manuscripts.
Keywords:  mobile, mgx, nids, satellite, licensees
mobile satellite system
(Mobile Satellite Service). A satellite service used for communication between land and mobile devices.
Manager Self-Service
Keywords:  creening, erum, aternal, embryo, mother
acronym for aternal erum creening, used to detect potential genetic abnormalities in both mother and embryo. (More? Abnormal Development - Genetic)
Medium Spectroscopic Survey [EXPTIME=100 ksec
(Denon, Philips, Radiomobile) Music search system. See TRACK SEARCH
Keywords:  martha, stewart, signature, colors
Martha Stewart Signature (SW) 416 colors
Metal shell, stainless steel, * defines shell size
Metal Shell Stainless Connector
Keywords:  squadron, mission, support
Mission Support Squadron
Manufacturers standardization Society of the Valve and Fitting Industry, U.S.A.
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve Fittings Industry, Inc.
MSS may mean: Manitoulin Secondary School, the only high school on Manitoulin Island
Keywords:  sickness, syndrome, money
Money Sickness Syndrome
Microprocessor Software Specification
Keywords:  speech, microsoft, server
Microsoft Speech Server
Keywords:  sea, surface, mean
Mean Sea-Surface