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Hiss

(his),
Philip, U.S. bacteriologist, 1868-1913. See: Hiss stain.

HISS

Abbreviation for:
Hospital Information Support Systems
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Eckert arrived in South frenzied" The influence The judge accepted been low to "goin"She was waving the blade in the air, acting wildly, making hissing noises and clearly under the influence Shaun Dodds
The starter featured Madagascar hissing cockroaches that Rurka has raised himself.
Brierley Hill fire station officer Matt Payne said that the alarm had been raised by a resident who woke up terrified by the extremely loud hissing noise.
When threatened by a predator, hissing cockroaches make loud hisses.
The hissing roaches instead squirt air out of specialized holes in their abdomens.
Steam and Sequins for Larry Levan" stitches hissing high hats, bursts of brass, and mechanized hand claps into a moody disco-house workout, while furtive rustling and strangulated funk guitar coagulate into instrumental '70s soul on "Public Sex for Boyd McDonald.
Mechanized cylinders shift from side to side, accompanied by a hissing noise, as the camera cuts between them and a man's shifting eyes in close-up.
This continued for a few minutes until this final standoff photo resulted without any hissing or foul smell.
An Airbus A321 operated by Italian airline Alitalia was forced to land at Milan's Malpensa airport on 15 March due to a hissing door.
Last spring, Christian, a fifth-grader, shared a locked box with more than 10,000 Madagascar hissing cock-roaches, Gromphadorhina portentosa (GRAHM-fuh-doe-RHEEN-ah POR-ten-TO-sah), on NBC's Fear Factor.
She described it as a hissing sound in the left ear and/or on the left side of her head.