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/nee'wis/, /n[y]oo'is/ or /n[y]ooz/ Network extensible Window System.

Many hackers insist on the two-syllable pronunciations above as a way of distinguishing NeWS from news (the netnews software).




(1) See Usenet and syndication format.

(2) (NeWS) (Network Extensible Windowing Support) A networked windowing system (similar to X Windows) from Sun that renders PostScript fonts on screen the way they print on a PostScript printer.
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The group said it will continue to run profitable newsagents and convert these to convenience format where appropriate.
Mr Patel, who runs B&J Newsagent in Newport, South Wales, faces losing his licence at a council hearing today.
There was no specific threat nationally and nothing to suggest newsagents in particular would be vulnerable.
The Convenience Stores and Newsagents Association (CSNA) believes most stores who have ordered the satirical French publication will not want to publicise it.
The remaining shops, now closed, were sold to mostly local operators with experience in the newsagents trade and some to first-time buyers.
Launching a hunt to find the men, North Wales Police said they struck at McColls newsagents and general store on Rhyl Road at about 10pm on Sunday.
Solihull Police have released CCTV images showing the offender in Martins Newsagent in The Parade, Kingshurst, at around 4.
The study was based on 15 smoking newsagents and 15 non- smokers newsagents.
Please bear in mind a) I am sure Tom Segal does not want to be named as the third par-ty in multiple divorce cases b) my dog's need for sleep and c) in the event of any further changes, that my newsagent only opens at 7am.
Dream symbol 1: "Going to newsagent" - newsagents often symbolise wanting to stay connected.
Cut out the voucher and take it to any branch of RS McColl, The Newsagent or Supersweets.
A NEWSAGENT had a lucky escape after his car burst into flames in Mirfield.