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m.s.

1.
modification of the stem of.
2.
Commerce. months after sight.

M.S.

1.
mail steamer.
2.
Master of Science.
3.
Master in Surgery.
4.
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  • To the right of the inner doorway are initials m.s., date 1681.

    A History of Horncastle James Conway Walter
  • Ravenglass appears from Mr. Sandford's m.s. to have been of old of some importance as a fishing town.

  • He used neither m.s. nor notes, and his sermon scarcely occupied ten minutes.

    A Life For a Love L. T. Meade
  • Though advantage is taken of the m.s., the sermon is nevertheless preached, and that with considerable expression of manner.

    The Church Index William Pepperell
  • The abbreviation for Massachusetts was then m.s. as is seen by an old dating stamp of that period.

  • The subsequent remarks relative to the course show that there is here an error in the m.s., or in the original journal.

    The Solomon Islands and Their Natives H. B. (Henry Brougham) Guppy

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