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DNS

 (DNSc) Doctor of Nursing Science.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

DNS

Abbreviation for Director of Nursing Service(s).

Dns

, DNS
Abbreviation for dansyl.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

DNS

Abbreviation for:
deviated nasal septum
Director of Nursing Services 
domain name service 
dysplastic naevus syndrome
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DNS

Abbrev. for Director of Nursing Services.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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* the cooperative agreement between DOC and VeriSign to manage and maintain the official DNS root zone file.
The announcement made by assistant commerce secretary Michael Gallagher - as clearly this is all a bit too technical for George - himself said: 'The US government will maintain its historic role in authorising changes or modifications to the authoritative root zone file In addition, the US government will continue to maintain 'oversight' over ICANN and prevent its 'focus' from straying from technical coordination.
As far as substantive policies were concerned, the Green Paper urged that domain name registration in any given top-level domain be performed by competing registrars (as in the IAHC model).(100) It went further to urge that the domain name infrastructure be expanded to include multiple new registries, each maintaining the zone file for at least one new top-level domain.(101) In the short run, the Green Paper proposed that while the new corporation was getting off the ground, five new registries be selected, each operating a single new top-level domain)(102)
A contract between DOC and ICANN authorizes the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) to perform various technical functions such as allocating IP address blocks, editing the root zone file, and coordinating the assignment of unique protocol numbers.