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vis

, pl.

vi·res

(vis, vī'rēs),
Force, energy, or power.
[L. force]

vis

[vis, vēs]
Etymology: L, force
energy or power.

vis

(vĭs) plural.vires [L., strength]
Force, strength, energy, power.

vis

pl. vires [L.] force, energy.
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The VIS database is based in Strasbourg, with a backup in Sankt Johann im Pongau, Austria.
VIS said in a statement yesterday: "Inner Workings is a business we know well and has a good reputation.
The key to their success is command and control, which the VIS allows them.
Baldursson said that no formal talks had matured yet with any promising partners in Denmark, but added that VIS is determined to seek cooperation with local partners.
It is a major step in my longer-term aim of making VIS the premier games development company in the world.
The VIS player provides a world of digital information, while leaving selection, control and navigation up to the user.
MediaSolv VIS product family provides advanced, yet easy-to-use capabilities for a complete turnkey solution with both hardware and software.
Whereas the Commission proposes that the police should be able to consult VIS if doing so would "contribute to" solving a crime, the EDPS feels this is too broad and suggests instead a wording of "substantially contribute to".
VIS brings information (graphics, illustrations, statistics, films and more) to 280 classrooms from a central disbursing point located in the university's library.
One legal problem the Commission tries to overcome relates to Ireland and the United Kingdom's inability to directly access VIS because of their opt-out of EU visa policy.
The subject of the public contract is the supply of 7 pieces of Vis (UV-Vis) spectrophotometer for essential teaching laboratories and general clinical biochemistry and 1 UV-Vis spectrophotometer scholarly designed for demanding measurements in research and solutions dissertation or thesis.
The Commission would look after the information technology side of VIS while the Member States would set up the necessary national infrastructure.