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DIS

Abbreviation for:
Departmental Investment Strategy 
Diabetes Intervention Study
Diagnostic Interview Schedule
direct immunofluorescence stain
disability
disease
distance
Division of Information Systems
Drug Information System
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McVey said she thinks there's also a fear among some in South Carolina that voir dire could influence a potential jury.
Featuring all of Dire Straits' legendary hits, such as Romeo and Juliet, Sultans of Swing, Walk of Life and Brothers in Arms, audiences of Money For Nothing are treated to those soaring guitar solos and instantly recognisable riffs by an incredibly talented band in a musical encounter you will never forget.
The high quality show pays meticulous attention to every detail, to faithfully recreate the distinct sound of Dire Straits in an unforgettable sonic spectacular.
'With contact but no dire consequence, it's a flagrant one and with dire consequence, it's a flagrant two.
Une cinglante fin de non recevoir a la redoutable et redoutee organisation pilotee par Noureddine Taboubi ; rien a voir avec la declaration feutree, edulcoree du chef du gouvernement qui s'etait borne a dire qu'il est [beaucoup moins que] impossible d'elaborer des politiques a long terme si on remanie le gouvernement aussi frequemment [beaucoup plus grand que].
WASHINGTON, Dec 8 (KUNA) -- The US voiced deep concerns over the increase of violence in Yemen, calling on "all parties there to reject the use of violence against their political opponents." State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert told reporters, late Thursday, the situation Yemen is "so dire," and that "the more that we see violence take place, the worse the situation can become for civilians, in particular for women and children." "We are particularly concerned by the reports the actions in Sana'a, including the unlawful killings, the mass detentions and the violent suppression of peaceful protests," she stressed.
Destiny has dire plans for you, my friend,' Strange said, to which Thor responded, 'I have dire plans for destiny.'
Dire wolves were, in fact, real and roamed large swaths of North America during the Ice Age.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has awarded the Dh375 million contract to Dubai International Real Estate Company (DIRE) for the construction of tunnels and roads leading to the Jewel of the Creek project.
dire The Washington-based IMF, headed by Christine Lagarde, were left shame-faced after dire economic warnings before last June's Brexit vote proved wrong.
Autant dire que les choses se compliquent de plus en plus dans ces eliminatoires de la zone Afrique, sachant que seule la premiere place du groupe est qualificative pour la competition que l'Algerie n'a plus manquee depuis 2010.