Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation portable life-support system

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Examples

  • Will a GIS database of the PLSS report six decimals for a section corner?

    Three "New" Sites from Anthony Watts « Climate Audit

  • Typically a GIS database of the TRS aka public land survey system or PLSS.

    Three "New" Sites from Anthony Watts « Climate Audit

  • Is the PLSS necessarily surveyed to that accuracy?

    Three "New" Sites from Anthony Watts « Climate Audit

  • What got the most publicity in the newspapers were reputed attempts to design a palm-sized artificial heart on the basis of the coolant pump that had been used in the Apollo space suit, and to develop a portable artificial lung from a modified version of the PLSS Portable Life Support System.

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  • “Each PLSS bounced on the porch” BA, quoted in ibid., p.

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  • “Each PLSS bounced on the porch” BA, quoted in ibid., p.

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  • What got the most publicity in the newspapers were reputed attempts to design a palm-sized artificial heart on the basis of the coolant pump that had been used in the Apollo space suit, and to develop a portable artificial lung from a modified version of the PLSS Portable Life Support System.

    First Man

  • Then it also took longer than anticipated to get the cooling units in their PLSS backpacks operating and even more time than expected to depressurize the LM for egress.

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  • Then it also took longer than anticipated to get the cooling units in their PLSS backpacks operating and even more time than expected to depressurize the LM for egress.

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  • “Each PLSS bounced on the porch before it went down,” adds Aldrin.

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