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Meaning of "s." in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF S.

s. play
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WHAT DOES S. MEAN IN ENGLISH?

S (disambiguation)

S is the nineteenth letter of the English alphabet. S may also refer to: ▪ <s>, the deprecated HTML element "start tag" for strike-through text, now replaced by the <s> </s> pair ▪ Shilling ▪ S band, a band of radio which ranges from 2 to 4 GHz ▪ S-block of the periodic table, which includes alkali metals, alkaline earth metals, and hydrogen and helium ▪ S combinator in combinatory logic ▪ S, the name that Jenn Ghetto, formerly of Carissa's Wierd, now performs under ▪ S., written by Doug Dorst based on story by J.J. Abrams ▪ S., part of the Scarlet Letter trilogy by John Updike ▪ S, a short-lived South Korean music group, active in 2003 ▪ S postcode area, a postcode area including Sheffield, England ▪ S, a statistical programming language ▪ Long s, a form of the lower-case letter s formerly used where "s" occurred in the middle or at the beginning of a word ▪ Integral symbol, used in mathematics to...

Definition of s. in the English dictionary

The first definition of s. in the dictionary is shilling. Other definition of s. is singular. S. is also succeeded.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE S.

s.a.
s.a.e.
S.Afr.
S.Am.
S.O.
s.o.b.
S.P.F.
s/c
s/he
S/L
s/o
sa

Synonyms and antonyms of s. in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «s.» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF S.

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The translations of s. from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «s.» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

s .
570 millions of speakers

English

s.
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एस .
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ق .
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

с .
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

s .
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গুলি।
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

s .
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

S.
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

s .
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

秒。
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

의 .
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

S.
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

s .
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ங்கள்.
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

S
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

s.
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

s .
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

y .
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

с.
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

uri.
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

s .
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

s .
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ar .
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

s .
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of s.

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «S.»

The term «s.» is very widely used and occupies the 12 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «S.» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about s.

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «S.»

Discover the use of s. in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to s. and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Hershey: Milton S. Hershey's Extraordinary Life of Wealth, ...
Examines the life of the head of the chocolate factory empire, describing his fatherless upbringing by a strict Mennonite mother, his failures with two early candy companies, and his construction of the utopian Hershey village.
Michael D'Antonio, 2007
2
Voices from S-21: Terror and History in Pol Pot's Secret Prison
More than a chronicle of Khmer Rouge barbarism, "Voices from S-21" is also a judicious examination of the psychological dimensions of state-sponsored terrorism that conditions human beings to commit acts of unspeakable brutality.
David P. Chandler, 1999
3
S Programming
Written by the bestselling authors of "Modern Applied Statistics with S-Plus", this book provides an in-depth guide to writing software in the S language under the commercial S-PLUS and the Open Source R systems.
William Venables, B.D. Ripley, 2000
4
The Good Earth
A Chinese peasant overcomes the forces of nature and the frailties of human nature to become a wealthy landowner.
Pearl S. Buck, 2004
5
Mixed-Effects Models in S and S-PLUS
R, linear models, random, fixed, data, analysis, fit.
José C. Pinheiro, Douglas Bates, 2009
6
Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant
Completed just days before his death and hailed by Mark Twain as "the most remarkable work of its kind since the Commentaries of Julius Caesar," this is the now-legendary autobiography of ULYSSES SIMPSON GRANT (1822-1885), 18th president of ...
Ulysses S. Grant, 2007
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The Algorithm Design Manual: Text
This book is ideal for the working professional who uses algorithms on a daily basis and has need for a handy reference. This work can also readily be used in an upper-division course or as a student reference guide.
Steven S. Skiena, 1998
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The "S" Word: A Short History of an American ...
In response to the recent political red-baiting by some conservatives, the author offers a history of American socialism, highlighting such prominent socialists as Eugene V. Debs, Horace Greeley and Helen Keller and arguing that the United ...
John Nichols, 2011
9
Handbook on the Economics of Sport
This book should be in the library of every institution where students have to write a paper that may be related to sport, or on the shelf of any lecturer teaching economics or public finance who has even a remote interest in sport.
Wladimir Andreff, S. Szymanski, Stefan Szymanski, 2005
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Data Streams: Algorithms and Applications
The applications for this scenario include IP network traffic analysis, mining text message streams and processing massive data sets in general.
S. Muthukrishnan, 2005

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «S.»

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Nexus 9 vs. Galaxy Tab S 8.4 vs. Dell Venue 8 7000: Best Android …
The HTC-made Nexus 9, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4, and the Dell Venue 8 7000 are at the top of the Android tablet food chain, widely considered the top ... «Tech Times, Jun 15»
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Photographer Edward S. Curtis's Southwest
A wind knifed high across the desert, bounded up and over the mesa top and side-winded through the alleys of Acoma Pueblo, pummeling us. We shuffled ... «New York Times, Jun 15»
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Russia's Sale of the S-300 to Iran Will Shift Military Balance
The S-300 is a mobile surface-to-air missile defense system that couples powerful radars with high-speed, long-range missiles. It is capable of shooting down ... «Newsweek, Apr 15»
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2014 Mercedes-Benz S550
The Good The 2014 Tesla Model S gets the most range of any electric car on the market, and in Performance Plus trim, hits 60 mph in 4.2 seconds. The car ... «CNET, Jul 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. S. [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/s>. Sep 2019 ».
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