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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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As for the male newscasters, why do so many of them try to look like oily mafiosi, with double-breasted suits, attention-calling neckties, hankies, lapel decor, medals and honorifics, etc.
The resigned correspondent added that on March 20th, one of the newscasters insisted that Hassan confirm an unreliable news about a Russian ship with a unit of marine infantry battalions heading to Tartous to evacuate Russian civilians in case of need.
The calm and composed conduct of a newscaster seen on our TV channels involves months and months of training.
government-funded Arab-language newscaster set up in 2004 to address viewers in the region, has fueled skeptics.
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The newscaster, who recently celebrated his 60th birthday, has already accused the BBC of ageism.
That familiar voice was soon augmented by the sounds of the story being told, but it was the lucid, focused voice of the newscaster that made it easy to concentrate on the often-complicated facts coming over the airwaves.
28 was what CBS newscaster Dan Rather later labeled the "Rattle in Seattle.
The horses were Duello-ironically a cosy winner during the hearing for the 10-time champion jumps trainer at Bath yesterday-and Port Meadow, who were claimed at Leicester on October 12, and Newscaster, who was claimed at Sandown on August 20.
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FORMER TV newscaster Andrew Gardner died of a heart attack while flying off for an Easter holiday.