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N.A.S.

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  1. National Academy of Sciences.
  2. naval air station.

National Academy of Sciences

noun
  1. a private organization, created by an act of Congress (1863), that furthers science and advises the U.S. government on scientific and technical issues. Abbreviation: N.A.S., NAS
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  • It was then that I became aware of the presence of Nas ta Bega.

  • Nas Ta Bega says the stone has been carried two miles in his lifetime.

  • Before they mounted, Nas Ta Bega pointed to horse tracks in the dust.

  • His duty in the matter, of course, was to tell Nas Ta Bega what he had seen.

  • Nas Ta Bega smoked in silence, his brooding eyes upon the fire.