from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time
- abbr. hypersonic transport
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- Hawaiian Standard Time.
- Harmonized Sales Tax, a combined federal and provincial sales tax collected in some provinces.
- Hubble Space Telescope
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On Monday, June 14, 2010, Ontario Progressive Conservative Tim Hudak attacked what he called HST bribe cheques.
One glib quote by the Tourism Minister was: “The HST is going to be good for all concerned, but there are going to be exceptions,” intoned B.C.
If the spare data handling unit for HST is delivered to Kennedy Space Center on time (next month), then Atlantis will launch on STS-125 on May 12.
We have foregone the opportunity to try it by investing heavily in HST servicing.
HST is a good public relation tool as everyone agrees to its purpose and returns.
SMD pays for certain HST servicing support tasks, which may well include some of Massimino's training.
He lived in HST’s basement up at Owl Creek for a few months when they first met and became close friends.
The 12% consumption levy, referred to as the HST, or harmonized sales tax, has sparked one of the most spirited debates in recent Canadian political history—pitting the provincial government against an unlikely coalition of right-wing, small-government advocates and the province's main left-wing opposition party.
The one thing I would point out the Libs when they were in power thought the HST was a good idea and there were several provinces who bought into the merged tax a number of years ago including Quebec.
"There's no question that the HST is the most effective form of … consumer tax that a country or a jurisdiction can implement," he said, adding the tax will create jobs.